Dunster Castle

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Taken just before the sun came out! Dramatically sited on a wooded hill, a castle has existed here since at least Norman times, with an impressive medieval gatehouse and ruined tower giving a reminder of its turbulent history. The castle that you see today became a lavish country home during the 19th century for the Luttrell family, who lived here for 600 years. It has spectacular views toward the Bristol channel, the Quantock hills and up to the moors of Exmoor.

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⚔ Richard ⚔ on May 13, 2013

Hi Rosa i'm also pleased you didn't delete this picture, the colours are beautiful great shot Like Regards Richard

Rosalyn Hilborne on May 14, 2013

♰ Linrich ♰

Thanks Richard...with all the nice remarks, so am I now ;D Regards, Rosa.

Pam Goodey on May 14, 2013

Superb capture Rosa, another one of my favourite places!! LIKE

Sorry I haven't had time to look at all your photos I have been so busy at work at the moment but I will get around to it!!

Kind regards Pam

Rosalyn Hilborne on May 14, 2013

Pam G

Hi Pam, please don't worry about that...I will still be here! Thank you for your kind comments. It is a gorgeous part of the county.

Kind regards, Rosa.

Adem Dogan on May 18, 2013

Sehr sehr schönes Foto Rosa. LIKE. Liebe grüße

Rosalyn Hilborne on May 19, 2013

Adem Dogan, thank you very much for your like. Best wishes, Rosa.

Jack Tol on May 27, 2013

Finally some time again to look at your gallery Rosa and there I find for instance this really very good composed shot with a very nice view at that castle. Great work.

Greetings,

Jack

Rosalyn Hilborne on May 28, 2013

Jack Tol

Hi Jack, thanks for dropping by and for your very kind comments.

Greetings, Rosa.

dumaeli17 on May 28, 2013

Wunderschönes Foto! L&F und viele Grüße an Dich.

Rosalyn Hilborne on May 29, 2013

dumaeli17

Thank you very much for your kind comment and L&F.

Greetings, Rosa.

Lloret on June 16, 2013

very nice casle, wonderful view, LIKE

Rosalyn Hilborne on June 17, 2013

Lloret

Thank you for your like. Greetings, Rosa.

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on May 6, 2013
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Rosalyn Hilborne
    • Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D3000
    • Taken on 2013/05/05 12:32:22
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 112.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.600
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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