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Thursday, 17 February 2011
News Clipping: Trebuchet returns to Corfe Castle - but there's not a cow in sight
During the Middle Ages this type of device was used to lay siege to ancient strongholds by hurling diseased cows over castle walls. But the good residents of Corfe Castle have no need to keep a watchful eye skyward for falling cattle, because today, thankfully, it is employed just for fun.