The oldest surviving structure on the castle site dates to the 11th century, although there are good reasons to suppose that there was a stronghold there before the Norman Conquest. Edward the Martyr was killed at the site on March 18, 978.
References[change | change source]
- "Corfe Castle, Dorset: Excavation History", Pastscape (English Heritage), http://www.pastscape.org.uk/monumentinfo.aspx?a=0&hob_id=456826, retrieved 2012-01-05
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- Official Corfe Castle Website
- Corfe Castle information at the National Trust
- Sources on Corfe Castle