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"Sherborne Old Castle (EH)"

A picture of Sherborne Castle, a Castle in the town of Sherborne, in the county of Dorset

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Photographer: © Karen Lee (Gallery)Premier Member! Click for more info..(8th August 2011)

Sherborne Old Castle (EH)

After passing through Sherborne on the way to Plymouth Sir Walter Raleigh fell in love with the Castle and Queen Elizabeth relinquished the estate, leasing it to Raleigh in 1592. Sherborne Old Castle is the ruin of a 12th century Castle in the grounds of the mansion. The old Castle was built as the fortified palace of Roger de Caen, Bishop of Salisbury and Chancellor of England and still belonged to the Church in the late 16th century.

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Camera Make: RICOH Model: CX2
Exposure Program: Program, Focal length: 4.9 mm, Aperture: f 7, ISO: 336, Exposure time: 1/2000 sec, Metering Mode: Multi-Segment, Exposure Bias: -0.3 EV
Date/Time Creation: July 27, 2011, 10:04 am

ImageID:1139077, Image size: 2592 x 3456 pixels


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Comment by Mick Carver(11th August 2011)

Very nice set of shots I love this one

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Comment by Judith HaysPremier Member! Click for more info..(2nd February 2014)

Very Magestic!

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