Bolsover Castle

Bolsover Castle, Derbyshire, England – Another historic site I used to manage.

Formerly a medieval fortress built by the Peverel family. The wealthy Sir Charles Cavendish – who already owned several other great mansions, including one only a few miles away – bought the old fortress in 1612 and began work on his Little Castle project. It is open to the public and managed by English Heritage

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Award winning advocate for art, heritage & culture; fine artist, museum & gallery manager and mild mannered front man of Relevant Elephant, finest purveyors of rock-steady hip-hop mambo
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  3. Stone heritage UK says:

    Visited this Castle once lovely architecture indeed.Off to Dover next week for work and guna squeeze in a visit to Dover Castle 🙂

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