The mystery of an ancient site in Britain just took another fascinating twist
Archaeologists have discovered the impressive remains of a probable Dark Age royal palace at #Tintagel in #Cornwall. It is likely that the one-metre thick walls being unearthed are those of the main residence of the 6th century rulers of an ancient south-west Briton kingdom, known as Dumnonia. Image:emilywhitfield-jpg
Mortimer's Hole, a medieval passageway beneath Nottingham Castle, Nottingham, England. It is located in a commanding position on a natural promontory known as "'Castle Rock'", with cliffs 130 feet (40 m) high to the south and west. Built by Henry II For centuries the castle served as one of the most important in England for nobles and royalty alike. Generation 28 on family tree.