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Medieval marcher lord, residing at Wigmore Castle in the English county of Herefordshire. Wikipedia

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    Village and civil parish in the northwest part of the county of Herefordshire, England. Located on the A4110 road, about 8 mi west of the town of Ludlow, in the Welsh Marches. Wikipedia

  • Roger Mortimer, 1st Baron Mortimer

    Marcher lord who was a loyal ally of King Henry III of England and at times an enemy, at times an ally, of Llywelyn ap Gruffudd, Prince of Wales. The son of Ralph de Mortimer and his Welsh wife, Gwladys Ddu, daughter of Llywelyn ab Iorwerth and Joan Plantagenet, daughter of John, King of England. Wikipedia

  • Marcher Lord from the Montgomery lands in the Welsh Marches (border lands between Wales and England). Lord of Wigmore in Herefordshire. Wikipedia

  • Wigmore Castle

    Ruined castle about 1 km from the village of Wigmore in the northwest region of Herefordshire, England. Founded after the Norman Conquest, probably c.1070, by William FitzOsbern, 1st Earl of Hereford and a close associate of William the Conqueror. Wikipedia

  • Ralph de Mortimer

    The second son of Roger de Mortimer and Isabel de Ferrers of Wigmore Castle in Herefordshire. He succeeded his elder brother before 23 November 1227 and built Cefnllys and Knucklas castles in 1240. Wikipedia

  • Kington Castle stood in the medieval market town of Kington in Herefordshire, England. Built in the 11th century and destroyed in 1215. Wikipedia

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    • Upon his return, on 22 September, he was killed by some retainers of Hugh de Mortimer's son, Roger; the king was outraged, and imprisoned Roger for 3 years.Maelienydd-Wikipedia
    • King Edward II was briefly imprisoned at Monmouth Castle in 1326 after being overthrown by his wife Isabella and her lover Roger Mortimer, the Earl of March.Monmouth-Wikipedia
    • As a result, the previous overlord Rhys ap Gruffydd returned and sacked the castle before winning the battle of Radnor against Roger Mortimer and Hugh de Say.New Radnor-Wikipedia
    • Eleanor's fortunes changed drastically after the invasion of Isabella of France and Roger Mortimer, following which her husband Hugh le Despenser was executed.Eleanor de Clare-Wikipedia
    • Hugh's son, Roger Mortimer of Wigmore, succeeded him as lord of the manor, and the ownership passed through the Mortimer of Wigmore family.Brimpton-Wikipedia
    • In 1233 it was illegally rebuilt by Richard, 1st Earl of Cornwall and then passed to the young Roger Mortimer of Wigmore Castle.New Radnor-Wikipedia

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