How old is scarborough castle?

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Scarborough is first clearly documented in the mid-12th century as a borough prospering beneath the walls of a great royal castle. The castle's founder was William le Gros, Count of Aumâle. Created Earl of York by King Stephen in 1138, he proceeded to establish himself as the unrivalled political master of the region.

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The Scarborough Castle in England was built in mid-12th century. As of 2014, this would make the castle to be roughly around 864 years old.

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