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Corfe Castle

Sacred Hill


Traditionally Edward The Martyr was killed here by his wife Elfthryth, before the castle (that we see now) was built. So most likely it became a place of pilgrimage. Or perhaps the story pre-dates the event and so does the site. wideford Posted by wideford
27th March 2004ce
Edited 24th February 2006ce

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