The castle itself was very interesting it has a 2,500 year history, with fantastic views over the coastline. It began as an Iron Age Fort, was occupied by the Romans, became a Viking settlement and reached its heyday under Henry II. The castle was involved in the English Civil War and came under attack during the First World War.
You can read more about Scarborough Castle and its history onWikipedia. Here are some of the photos that Richard took yesterday.
|Tower destroyed during the English Civil War|
|The Dragon Cloud|
|Part of a Roman Signal Tower which was turned into a chapel|