Welsh History, Castles in Wales

    Edward II, historical personality with a connection to Wales (Caernarfon)

    Edward II

    Edward of Caernarvon (as his contemporaries knew him) was the first heir to the England and Wales throne to be styled 'Prince of Wales'. A Plantagonet, he was perhaps one of the most disliked, unsuccessful leaders England has known.
    Connection: Born in Caernarfon Castle.

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    Spectacularly unsuccessful monarch.





    link by: DdraigGoch
    Biography.com
    Bio of the First Prince of Wales


    Tags: Caernarfon