www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/castle-acre-castle-and-bailey-gate

The delightful village of Castle Acre boasts an extraordinary wealth of history and is a very rare and complete survival of a Norman planned settlement.

www.medievalchronicles.com/medieval-castles/motte-and-bailey-castles

Medieval Castles; Motte & Bailey Castle; Motte & Bailey Castle Design; Motte & Bailey Castle Bailey; Motte & Bailey Castle Motte. Motte & Bailey Castle History, ...

historykids.net/history/motte-and-bailey-castle-facts-and-information

A collection of interesting motte and bailey castle facts about the history and heritage of these castles that were built in the 10th and 11th century!

www.bbc.co.uk/wales/history/sites/themes/society/castles_motte.shtml

Nov 23, 2010 ... Motte and bailey castles were a form of castle structure that enabled the new Norman conquerors of England and Wales to secure areas of land ...

en.normandie-tourisme.fr/pcu/the-motte-and-bailey-castle-of-olivet/grimbosq/fiche-PCUNOR014V50PVEP-2.html

The Motte-and-Bailey Castle of Olivet. Archaeological sites. The Olivet castle mound (Motte Castral d'Olivet), located in Grimbosq, is an earthen and wooden ...

www.medievalists.net/2016/07/anglo-saxon-motte-and-bailey-castle-for-sale

Jul 13, 2016 ... This Anglo-Saxon motte and bailey is located on a smallholding in the village of Ewyas Harold, Herefordshire and has recently been put on the ...

www.dkfindout.com/us/history/castles/early-castles

Motte and bailey castles were an early type of castle. An earth mound, or motte, with a tower or lookout on top was built next to a yard, or bailey. A bailey usually ...

www.historic-uk.com/HistoryMagazine/DestinationsUK/History-of-Castles

One of the most famous Iron Age fortifications is Maiden Castle near ... The first Norman castles were motte-and-bailey castles, a wooden or stone keep set on ...

historymaniacmegan.com/2018/03/15/the-anatomy-of-a-medieval-castle-part-3-the-keep-bailey-and-interior

Mar 15, 2018 ... Once you get through the walls, it's on to the castle's interior. First, we go into the courtyard with the bailey where you'd find plenty of animals ...