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South Wall, Peveril Castle, Castleton, Hope Valley, 1981

Showing Roman herringbone pattern. Castleton is one of the most popular tourist centres in Derbyshire and is famous for it's show caves, castle and surrounding hills. Castleton itself dates from 1198 and is named after the castle. The village is dominated by the keep of Peveril Castle. Peveril Castle stands in an impregnable position on a clifftop above Castleton, flanked by the steep side of Caveā€¦