Pictures and images of Caernarfon Castle or Carnarvon Castle, Wales. The medieval fortress of Caernarfon Castle was built by Edward I of England as one of his defensive castles deigned to subdue the Welsh. Built of the site of a Roman fort Caernarfon Castle is situated on the baks of River Seiont. William the Conqueror built a motte and bailey castle at Caernarfon also to try and subdue the Welsh.
When war broke out between the English and Welsh in 1282 the victorious Edward I...more »