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Newcastle Castle

Newcastle Castle

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About Newcastle Castle

It stands on the site of the former Roman Fort of Pons Aelius which was built there due to its commanding position with views up and down the river. The original castle was built in 1080 by Robert Curthouse, the eldest son of William the Conqueror.

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Scenic bus routes in Newcastle Castle

Newcastle Gateshead open top tour – Toon Tour from Go North East

Toon Tour

open top tour around Newcastle & Gateshead

Hop on and off the Newcastle Gateshead Toon Tour so you can experience the sights & delights of Newcastle city centre & Gateshead.

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