Bodiam Castle Model Kit
Bodiam Castle Model
The monument and its history: Bodiam Castle is a 14th-century moated castle near Robertsbridge in East Sussex, England. It was built in 1385 by Sir Edward Dalyngrigge, with the permission of Richard II, ostensibly to defend the area against French invasion during the Hundred Years' War. Of quadrangular plan, Bodiam Castle has no keep, having its various chambers built around the outer defensive walls and inner courts. Its corners and entrance are marked by towers, and topped by crenellations. Its structure, details and situation in an artificial watery landscape indicate that display was an important aspect of the castle's design as well as defence. It was the home of the Dalyngrigge family and the centre of the manor of Bodiam. Possession of Bodiam Castle passed through several generations of Dalyngrigges, until their line became extinct, when the castle passed by marriage to the Lewknor family. After the English Civil War the castle was dismantled, and was left as a picturesque ruin until its purchase by John Fuller in 1829. The castle was partially restored before being sold to George Cubitt, and later to Lord Curzon, both of whom undertook further restoration work. The castle is protected and owned by The National Trust since 1925, donated by Lord Curzon on his death, and is ...
- Brand: Aedes-Ars
- ASIN: B01EX0UNFY
Bodiam Castle: National Trust Guidebook
Bodiam Castle: National Trust
Bodiam is everyone’s idea of the perfect "bucket and spade" castle. But for the man who built it, Sir Edward Dallingridge, Bodiam was deadly serious. Veteran of the Hundred Years War, he wanted not only to counter the threat of French invaders, but also to impress his fractious neighbours. Today, Bodiam Castle survives as a romantic ruin.
- ASIN: 1843593777
National Geographic 750 Piece Puzzle - Bodiam Castle, England
Lais Jigsaw Bodiam Castle 1000 Pieces
Bodiam Castle Rubber Stamp, Historical Moated English 14th Century Castle, East Sussex
Bodiam Castle Rubber Stamp, Historical Moated English 14th
This is a deeply etched, finely detailed rubber stamp mounted on high quality white maple wood block with hourglass sides. All of our stamps are new stamps and ship directly from our workshop in Ohio. ruler may be shown to indicate the relative size of this/these stamp(s) and is not included.
- Brand: RubberHedgehog
- ASIN: B00KC2G726
Lais Jigsaw Bodiam Castle 2000 Pieces
Lais Jigsaw Bodiam Castle 500 Pieces
Lais Jigsaw Bodiam Castle 200 Pieces
Lais Jigsaw Bodiam Castle 100 Pieces
Exploring English Castles: Evocative, Romantic, and Mysterious True Tales of the Kings and Queens of the British Isles
Exploring English Castles: Evocative, Romantic, and Mysterious True
A guide to some of the most historical and picturesque castles in England: A “big, luscious book . . . For travelers as well as history buffs” (Booklist). For almost one thousand years, England’s castles have been the settings of siege and battle, dens of plotting and intrigue, and refuges for troubled kings. Today, the romantic yet ruinous shapes of once grand fortresses stud the English countryside—a reminder of turbulent times past. Exploring English Castles provides readers with a breathtaking tour through the grandest castles of England. It brings ruins to life through true stories of royalty, chivalry, deception, and intrigue, played out within formerly majestic walls. Uncover the secret of Bodiam Castle, Sussex—a fortress seemingly from a fairy tale, built for a knight returning from the Hundred Years’ War. Discover how Mary Tudor, first queen of England, took refuge in Framlingham Castle, Suffolk, overturning a wily plot to deny her the throne. Unearth a delicate love story between Queen Elizabeth I and Robert Dudley, which unfolds against the genteel backdrop of Kenilworth Castle, Warwickshire. Filled with evocative photographs, awe-inspiring historical tales, and gentle humor, Exploring English Castles will delight any armchair historian or tra...
- ASIN: B00V8SS5EQ
3dRose LLC 8 x 8 x 0.25 Inches Mouse Pad, Picture of Bodiam Castle England (mp_60689_1)
1000 Piece Shaped Puzzle - Castles
Ruins: Discover Britain's Wild and Beautiful Places
Ruins: Discover Britain's Wild and Beautiful
A celebration of Britain's most wild and wonderfully atmospheric places: its ruins, including castles, follies, abbeys, and country houses.From romantic ruined castles to mysterious stone circles, from frivolous follies to crumbling towers by the sea, there is something about ruins that excites our imagination--and the National Trust has many of the best examples in Britain.Featuring more than 50 captivating sites, this is a superbly illustrated celebration of these wild and wonderfully atmospheric places across the country, dating from Roman times to the 20th century. From Cornwall to Scotland, the book is organized by region and includes overview maps, so you can plot your own journey around Britain's remarkable ruins.
- ASIN: 1911358626