This is well within the castle. The outer walls would have fallen by the time one was defending here. The kitchen drawbridge covers a pit lined with sharpened stakes, so don't fall off the side!
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My travels through contemporary France in search of Richard the Lionheart and relics of his 12th century kingdom.
Paris, Rouen then the Duchy of Aquitaine, seeking useful detail and atmosphere for the second novel in the Lionheart Chronicles.