Sometimes you just need to see the sea!
All I wanted was a look at the sea and the ramparts provided an unbroken view with a tiny ship on the horizon.
You can't catch sight of him from street level ... but, make no mistake, he can see you!
Of all the pictures, with fantastic blue sky, this next photograph of the exterior is the 365Project one. It really was a glorious afternoon.
I'd been to the City Airport to leave off some friends and the car just decided that the M5 looked good for a run! I like Carrick. And it is close enough to get there in a very few minutes.
Somehow the castle feels smaller these days than it did when we were children running wild along the walls. I'm not sure that there were quite so many safety rails and barriers in those days ... in a number of places now you can't get anywhere near the edge of the walls. Probably a good thing ... but not nearly so scary!
I did my best.
We have a strong city:
salvation will God appoint for walls and bulwarks.
Book of Common Prayer