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Location address: United Kingdom, Colchester, Colchester
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Colchester Castle in Colchester, Essex, England, is an example of a largely complete Norman castle. It is a Grade I listed building.
Colchester Castle is a beautifully preserved Norman stronghold with a rich history dating back to Roman times, having been built on the site of the Temple of Claudius.
The Castle itself is the largest keep ever built by the Normans. It was constructed on the Roman temple of Claudius, which can still be seen today.