A View of the Ruins of Risesing Castle in Norfolk (with a Prospect of Lynn Deeps) built about the time of Wm. the Conqueror & was the Seat of ye AlbaniesEarls of Arundel till about the twenty seventh of Hen. ye 3d. in those days reputed a place of great Strength.
Rare copper engraving, 290 x 460mm. 11½ x 18". Spotting to left margin, tatty extremities; full margins.
Castle Rising is a ruined castle situated in the village of Castle Rising in Norfolk. It was built in about 1138 by William d'Albini, 1st Earl of Arundel, who also owned Arundel Castle. Much of its square keep, surrounded by a defensive mount, is intact, and it is now in the care of English Heritage.
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