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The keep, Pendennis Castle, Falmouth, Cornwall

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Reference Number: K980584
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Caption: Pendennis Castle was constructed in 1540 as a part of Henry VIII's defence of the south coast. The original castle consisted of a keep, seen here, which provided a series of gun platforms to protect the harbour, as well as providing lodgings for the governor.
Photographer: N Corrie Date Taken: June 1998
Collection: English Heritage Photo Library
Archive Holder: English Heritage NMR
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