Ruins of Corfe Castle, Dorset, England (Google Maps & Photos)

Corfe Castle England


Dorset county is home to one of the most famous castles in the history of England - Corfe Castle. According to legend, a long bloody history was laid here, which was associated with the succession to the throne. The Saxon queen Elfrid, in order to free the throne for her younger brother thelred, killed her adopted son Edward. However, in the end, subsequent events led to the Norman invasion of England. And Corfe became a prison in which the rivals of the kings fell.

Corfe Castle England
Corfe Castle England

Corfe Castle attracts tourists with its mystery and mysticism. Some rustles and incomprehensible sounds are constantly heard here. They say that the souls of tortured people cannot find peace in any way.

Corfe Castle England
Corfe Castle England

Corfe Castle has survived as many bloody events as almost no English castle has ever experienced. For ten centuries, many have tried to capture, destroy, wipe it off the face of the earth, but the fortress survived.

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