Ferdine, an architectural historian based in the North East of England, says Lindsfarne Castle is located on Holy Island, a jewel of the spectacular Northumberland coast. Built in the 16th century, the castle sits on the highest point of the island, a whin stone hill called Beblowe. The castle was extensively altered by the great English architect Sir Edwin Lutyens in the early 20th century.
Numerous wars raged between the English and the Scots, and the area was the frequent target of Viking raids. Read more about Lindisfarne castle and the history
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