|Flint Castle Key Facts|
|County||Flintshire (4 castles)|
|Categories||Stone / Edward I|
|Remains||Small amount survives|
|Access to site||At any reasonable time|
|1277||Jul||Construction of Flint Castle begun|
|As part of the plans to defeat Llywelyn Edward I ordered the construction of Flint Castle in Clwyd. Edward had been impressed by fortified town and castle combinations he had seen on his travels in France and Flint Castle was designed in the same manor. The castle was completed in 1280.|
Episode: Edward I and Wales
Take control of a medieval trebuchet to destroy the enemy castle and capture their flag.
Transport yourself back up to a thousand years and explore historical buildings as they may have appeared in the past.