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This castle was the Oxfordshire base of Odo of Bayeux, half-brother of William the Conqueror and a powerful man in England after the Norman Conquest.

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Extensive earthworks mark the site of the 11th century motte-and-bailey castle, with ramparts up to 15 metres high.

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