Knaresborough Castle Postcard

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Knaresborough Castle A6 Postcard

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Description

The Knaresborough Castle postcard features the ruins of the castle keep in Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, England.  The castle is pictured on a sunny spring day with tulip flowers in the foreground.

About our postcards

All of our postcards are an A6 (148x105mm) horizontal design printed exclusively for Mark Sunderland Photography by The Calendar Company.  The cards are beautifully printed on 300gsm TRUcard stock.  The image shows the card front with the reverse inset.  The postcard front has a single or multiple images with a title of the major location. The reverse of the card has a classic postcard layout with an image caption across the top and address lines on the right hand side.  There is also a barcode for the postcard range.  The postcards are within Royal Mail’s standard letter size for posting.

About the location

Knaresborough Castle dates back to c1100 and is perched on the crag top overlooking the River Nidd in Knaresborough, North Yorkshire.  The castle was improved by King John and Edward I and finally completed by Edward II, including the keep, or King’s Tower as it is now known, which you can see in the Knaresborough Castle postcard.  The castle was mostly dismantled in 1648, following the Civil War, and many of the town centre buildings are made of castle stone!  Today it is a scheduled monument and a popular visitor destination.

 

Additional information

Weight 0.005 kg
Dimensions 14.8 × 10.5 × 0.04 cm

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