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Introduction and History Rufus Castle, also known as Bow and Arrow Castle, is a ruined castle overlooking Church Ope Cove on Portland, England. The castle is a Grade I listed building, dating from the late 15th century, on the site of an earlier building (with origins dating from 1142) - making ... Read review

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AdvantagesA wonderful historic ruin, excellent surrounding views, easy to get to

DisadvantagesNot fully open to public, most visitors only know of Portland Castle

"...It is generally presumed that Rufus castle is the site of any work that may have resulted from these licences and any remains that may date from the period exist only at foundation level, or have been lost to cliff erosion. It was rebuilt in the 15th century between 1432-50, and much of what remains today dates from this time. In an article in the Free Portland News issue of May 2010, it was reported that the remaining ruins of the castle might be ..." Read review
13.10.2013

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Type Castle/Historic House
City Isle of Portland

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