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The types were mott and bailey. Stone keep castles, Military castles, castles for royalty, rich, lords, and nyone who could afford a castle

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Gothic and Romanesque

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Q: What were the different types of castles in the middle ages?
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How many different types of castles were there in the middle ages?

Several. Probably only 4 or 5 actually.

Where in the Middle Ages did the invasions occur?

in different castles

What were castles built for in the middle ages?

Castles in the Middle Ages were used to keep out enemies.

How have castles changed since the middle ages?

No castles have been built since the middle ages

When were castles important?

castles were important in the middle ages mainly in 1066 and onwards

How were castles maed in the Middle Ages?

the castles in the middle ages were made of stone not wood because wood would burn easily.

What style castles were built in the middle ages?

motte and bailey castles

How do castles from the Middle Ages influence us today?

they haven't and the middle ages is irrelevant

What was a fortified dwelling of the middle ages called?

Fortified dwellings of the Middle Ages were castles and fortified manor houses. Not all dwellings were castles, however.

How did castles change form the early Middle Ages to the late Middle Ages?

Castles in the early middle ages were motte and bailey castles- a motte was a large mound and a bailey was like a courtyard. These developed into the standard castle with strong stone walls etc.

Why was there a need for castles during the middle ages?

They served as forts to defend different areas from attack and conquest.

Why were castles developed in the middle ages?

Castles were developed in the middle ages because people thought that the kings and queens should live more wealthier than the peasant's. Therefore, they built castles.