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Dolforwyn Castle: the cause of war

Tension between Edward I and Llywelyn came to a head over the building of Dolforwyn Castle in 1273. Their rival points of view are given in this letter from Llywelyn, and a manifesto written three years later on behalf of Edward I.

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Catalogue reference: SC 1/19 no. 22 and SC 1/55 no. 30b

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Dolforwyn Castle: the cause of war. Cat ref: SC 1/55
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