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MONUMENT NO. 372211
County: Cambridgeshire
District: EAST CAMBRIDGESHIRE
Parish: HADDENHAM
Monument Number: ( TL 47 SW 41 )
MEDIEVAL   CASTLE   1071 - 1143
A castle at Alrehede/Aldreth was constructed in 1071 and held against King Stephen between 1140-1143, in which year it was captured.

Sources
General Reference
Transactions of the Cambridgeshire and Huntingdonshire Archaeological Society 1 1901 21 (C H Evelyn-White)
Norman castles in Britainby Derek Renn