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The Castle on the Hill


Lesley Skipper



2nd ed.


ISBN  978-1-907212-14-7



Pback 235 x 155 mm


34 pages; col. and b&w  

photographs, line drawings


Price £7.99  + p & p:


UK £2.70


Europe £4.40


Rest of world £5.50





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From 14th-century stronghold to 20th-century henhouse …


The history of this half-forgotten jewel of the North York Moors National Park is every bit as fascinating as those of the better-known castles such as Danby and Helmsley.


Lesley Skipper tells the story of Whorlton Castle from the unique personal perspective of a childhood spent rambling among the ruins of the castle. Brought to life by the author’s own photographs, this is the story of The Castle on the Hill