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Raglan Castle: Grand Welsh Ruins And Forgotten Majesty

One thing's for certain: you can't miss Raglan Castle. If you're coming by car or coach, the castle ruins loom over the A40, one of the trunk-roads connecting the Welsh towns of Abergavenny and Chepstow with the borders of England. Even today, the ruined castle evokes some of the magnificence and grandeur of its heyday - back in the c17th. Raglan has a rather checkered history - it started life, in late Medieval times, as a real fortified castle. However, being built during a peaceful period in the English/Welsh border wars, it didn't see much military action. As a result,