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Friday, 5 September 2008

Ravens flock to Corfe Castle

Corfe Castle now boasts its own flock of resident ravens.

Castle community learning officer Pam White said: "Ravens have been at Corfe since the medieval period and feature on the castle's seal.

"In 1638 when they left, locals thought it was a bad omen and eight years later the castle was destroyed by the Parliamentarians during the Civil War."

READ MORE - Source: Dorset Echo Friday 5th September 2008

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