CLASS: UNDER LONG-TERM INVESTIGATION
INVESTIGATING SINCE: 1994
Whorlton Castle is a ruined medieval castle situated near the abandoned village of Whorlton in North Yorkshire. It was built in the early 12th century as a Norman motte-and-bailey to overlook an important road on the western edge of the North York Moors, the castle fell into ruin as early as the mid-14th century. Little now remains of the castle itself, other than the remnants of..