Carisbrooke Castle is a historic motte-and-bailey castle located in the village of Carisbrooke, near Newport, Isle of Wight, England. Charles I was imprisoned at the castle in the months prior to his trial. - The site of Carisbrooke Castle may have been occupied in pre-Roman times.
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NEWPORT, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 13: Singer David Bowie performs on stage on the third and final day of "The Nokia Isle of Wight Festival 2004" at Seaclose Park on June 13, 2004 in Newport, Isle of Wight, UK. The third annual rock festival takes place during the Isle of Wight Festival which runs from June 4-19. (Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images)