Lady Mary Bankes and the fall of Corfe Castle

36The romantic ruin of Corfe Castle has, of course only been a ruin since 1646 when it was deliberately destroyed by Parliamentary forces. This is the well-known story of the siege and fall of Corfe, but with a slightly alternative version of the ‘Brave Dame Mary’ tale. Find out more at http://poolemuseumsociety.wordpress.com

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