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Location address: Tintagel, Castle Road Tintagel, Cornwall
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You can see why Richard, Earl of Cornwall was inspired to choose this spectacular site for the construction of Tintagel Castle.
Linked themes: History
The castle of Tintagel has a long association with legends related to King Arthur. Some sources state that Tintagel Castle is the birthplace of King Arthur. Did you know that Merlin’s face is carved into the rock, on the beach!