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Castles Ride 2011

The record of my progress in visiting the Castles this year.

 

Saturday 23rd April 2011

Visited five castles on the Treasure Hunt Ride.

 

1. Kenilworth Castle, Warwickshire

 

2. Skenfrith Castle, Monmouthshire

 

3. Laugharne Castle, Carmarthenshire

 

4. Dolbadarn Castle, Gwynedd

 

5. Beeston Castle, Cheshire

 

Friday 20th May 2011

Visited this castle on the way to the start of the Brit Butt Rally.

 

6. Conisbrough Castle, South Yorkshire

 

Saturday 21st May 2011

Visited two castles while on the Brit Butt Rally (as I was passing!)

 

7. Bodiam Castle, Kent

 

8. Carisbrooke Castle, Isle of Wight

 

Wednesday 24th August 2011

Visited another two castles on a day tour of the Scottish Borders (along with a Moutnain Pass, three Round Britain Rally, and two TOMCC landmarks)

 

9. Caerlaverock Castle, Dumfries & Galloway

 

10. Bamburgh Castle, Northumberland

 

Wednesday 26th October 2011

Visited two more castles on the October Outing, unfortuanately my last visits of the year so only ended up with Silver Award this year.

 

11. Castle Rising, Norfolk

 

12. Orford Castle, Sussex

Castles 2011