Wark Castle - Past Perfect

  • Description

    Includes a reconstruction of what the castle was thought to look like. "[it was] one of the most strategically important castles in the country and the scene of frequent skirmishes and sieges. The castle itself, originally built in the early 12th century, had a long and complex sequence of development, culminating in the construction of an artillery fortress during the reign of Henry VIII...."
  • Owner

    Past Perfect (Durham & Northumbria County Councils)
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

    What does this mean? Unknown license check permission to reuse
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.pastperfect.org.uk/sites/wark/index.html
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 9 years, 1 month ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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Co-Curate is a project which brings together online collections, museums, universities, schools and community groups to make and re-make stories and images from North East England and Cumbria. Co-Curate is a trans-disciplinary project that will open up 'official' museum and 'un-officia'l co-created community-based collections and archives through innovative collaborative approaches using social media and open archives/data.