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Pleshey Castle

Pleshey Castle , Main Street , Pleshey, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 1HD

Pleshey Castle is a Norman motte and bailey castle. There are no built structures surviving, but the earthworks are in very good condition, and the views from the top of the mound around central Essex are spectacular. The tour includes a talk by Nick Wickenden of Chelmsford Museum, setting the historical scene. The mound is reached across a 15th century brick bridge.

This event took place in September 2016 and the entry is now archived.

Organised by

Chelmsford Civic Society

Date last modified: 9th May 2016 at 14:51