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Images, pictures & photos of Pendennis Castle, Falmouth, Cornwall, England, UK.

Pendennis Castle was built for Henry VIII between 1539 - 1545 as part of a defensive line of castles along the south coast of England. By divorcing Catherine Aragon as well as the Cathoilic Church, Henry VIII angered Europe and in particular Spain and France who the Pope encouraged to invade England. In fear of invasion Henry VIII fortified the coast from Hull to Milford Haven. The Henrician also...
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