inner bailey


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inner bailey

inner bailey
A courtyard within the central defenses of a castle.
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The prison was overseen by a governor, whose house is located in the walls of the inner bailey, now the Haverfordwest Town Museum, and a matron," said Mrs Orr.
The newly-weds will make the short walk back to the castle to a reception held in the State Rooms followed by a dinner and dancing in a marquee in the Inner Bailey.
It was gradually developed into an extensive fortress with an inner bailey of five towers, a great keep, king's hall and chambers, chapels, an exchequer and other buildings and towers.
Also, a new attraction is planned for the inner bailey of the castle, and will provide an insight into the attack and defence of a castle using Dudley as an example.
Step through the Lion Arch into Alnwick's Inner Bailey and another, more frightening, memory springs to mind.
A later inventory records that the inner bailey housed a garden, horse mill ( vital in time of a siege ( chantry and a school.
Also, a new attraction is planned for the inner bailey of the castle, which will provide an exciting insight into the attack and defence of a castle using Dudley as an example.
In what was once the inner bailey of the pre-Conquest castle complex is now the Green in its own three quarters of an acre of a rare thing in the town - level grounds.
And in what was once the inner bailey of the pre-Conquest castle complex, The Green now has three quarters of an acre of Bridgnorth's rarest commodity - a level expanse of private grounds.
If you stand on the inner bailey and look towards the great range of domestic buildings on the north side of the castle, you have the Great Hall straight in front of you and to the left a block of rooms sometimes called the Solar Block," said Mr Lloyd, a former Mayor of Ludlow.