United Kingdom - Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd

"The castles of Beaumaris and Harlech (largely the work of the greatest military engineer of the time, James of St George) and the fortified complexes of Caernarfon and Conwy are located in the former principality of Gwynedd, in north Wales. These extremely well-preserved monuments are examples of the colonization and defence works carried out throughout the reign of Edward I (1272–1307) and the military architecture of the time." Source: UNESCO World Heritage

Postcard 1 - Caernarfon Castle
Caenarforn Castle, Wales of United Kingdom using a local 1st p[ostage with Year of Snake stamp. Thanks to Anu of United Kingdom.





Postcard 2 - Conwy Castle
Conwy Castle in Wales. Thanks to Toyah of Wales, United Kingdom.






Postcard 3 - Beaumaris Castle
Beaumaris Castle - Pori wrth y castell. Thanks to Johnson for sending from UK.





Postcard 4 - Harlech Castle
Harlech Castle from the beach. Nice stamp of giants. Thanks to Anu of UK for another nice UNESCO card.


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