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Bolebec Castle motte
It is thought[by whom?] to have had a masonry keep and the deep defences of the motte enhanced naturally defensive ground. The triangular bailey is now separated from its motte by Castle Lane.
- Mapcarta. "Bolebec Castle". Retrieved 18 August 2012.
- Pettifer 1995, p. 9.
- Booth, Terry J. "Some Descendants of Osbern II De Bolbec (990 – 1063)". Ancestry.com. Retrieved 14 August 2012.
- "Bolebec Castle, a motte and bailey castle 300m west of St John's Church". National Heritage List for England. English Heritage. 15 July 1938. Retrieved 21 August 2013.
Sources and further reading
- Page, W.H., ed. (1925). "Whitchurch". A History of the County of Buckingham, Volume 3. Victoria County History. pp. 442–449.
- Pettifer, Adrian (1995). English Castles: A Guide by Counties. Woodbridge: Boydell Press. p. 9. ISBN 0-85115-600-2. Retrieved 18 August 2012.
- "Walk2 Whitchurch village walk – from its geology to historic past" (pdf). Geological Walk Leaflets. Bucks Earth Heritage Group.
- "Bolebec Castle, Buckinghamshire: 1992 – 1996 Air Photograph Interpretation RCHME: Air Photograph Primary Recording Project". Pastscape. English Heritage.