Hertford Castle

Hertford Castle was a Norman castle situated by the River Lea in Hertford, the county town of Hertfordshire, England.

Read more about Hertford CastleEarly History, Plantagenet Era, Tudor Period, Private Ownership

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Hertford Castle - Private Ownership
... However, from the reign of James I the castle ceased to be a royal residence and it fell into decay ... After Charles I came to the throne, the castle was granted to William Cecil, 2nd Earl of Salisbury ... Much of the castle was now in ruins having not having been used since Tudor times ...
Hertford Castle Weir
... Hertford Castle Weir is a weir located in Hertford near to Hertford Castle and next to Castle Hall ... The section of the river above Castle Weir is not deep enough to support barges or narrow boats, but is navigable by row boats, canoes and kayaks ... It is overlooked by a function room at the Hertford Castle Hall ...
History Of Hertfordshire - Late Middle Ages
... Hertford Castle was used as a gaol for a series of important captives during the Hundred Years' War ... Isabella was imprisoned by her son, the King, in Hertford Castle in 1330, as were King David II of Scotland and his queen in 1346, after the Battle of Neville's Cross ... King Henry IV appointed his knight Hugh de Waterton to Berkhamsted Castle to supervise his children John and Philippa ...

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