Diagram of a Motte and Bailey Castle?

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The Motte and Bailey castles were built in England by Normans during their conquest of England. They were changed to stone castles which provided better security from the Vikings and native attacks. This is because they couldn't withstand the battering rams and fire was a major threat to them hence providing a reason to work on the weaknesses. This led to the introduction of stone castles.
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Motte and Bailey castles changed in design. This was brought about by the need to improve protection of the castles against attacks which prompted them to be changed from being circular to square. These castles were introduced into England after the Norman Conquest and their construction became widespread.
Motte and Bailey Castles changed as many of the wooden constructions of the Motte and Bailey Castles were fortified. Timber Motte and Bailey Castles could not be viewed and permanent castles as the wood built on earth rotted quickly and they could easily be destroyed by fire. The first fortification was to raise timber buildings on stone walls and once this was done to entirely re-build the Castle keep in stone.
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