FILM : Jabberwocky
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Jabberwocky 1977 Michael Palin, Harry H. Corbett, John Le Mesurier, Warren Mitchell, Max Wall Bosherton Quarry, Chepstow Castle, Pembroke Castle, Wales, Shepperton Studios England
Director : Terry Gilliam   Production Company : Python Films, Umbrella Films  Region : WALES

A young peasant, with no interest in adventure or fortune, is mistaken as the kingdom's only hope when a horrible monster threatens the countryside.

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Jabberwocky - The three merchants have a childish race to the Hall at 
Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire.
Jabberwocky

jabb001. The three merchants have a childish race to the Hall at Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire.

jabb001n. They are actually entering the middle bailey from the lower bailey at Chepstow.
(Modern Photo Added: 30-03-2016)

Jabberwocky - Looks like it might be a close finish in the Hall at Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire.
Jabberwocky

jabb002. Looks like it might be a close finish in the Hall at Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire.

jabb002n. Well, it's all over now.
(Modern Photo Added: 30-03-2016)

Jabberwocky - The peasants queue up to enter Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire.
Jabberwocky

jabb003. The peasants queue up to enter Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire.

jabb003n. The location has also been used in Doctor Who, Robin of Sherwood (the 1984 series) and a 1913 production of Ivanhoe.
(Modern Photo Added: 30-03-2016)

Jabberwocky - Michael Palin resorts to desperate measures to enter Chepstow Castle.
Jabberwocky

jabb004. Michael Palin resorts to desperate measures to enter Chepstow Castle.

jabb004n. You can pay to enter these days.
(Modern Photo Added: 30-03-2016)

Jabberwocky - Palin ventures into the murky outside of Chepstow Castle, 
Monmouthshire.
Jabberwocky

jabb005. Palin ventures into the murky outside of Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire.

jabb005n. Replicating the same angle was virtually impossible with around 40 years of growth.
(Modern Photo Added: 30-03-2016)

Jabberwocky - Palin is told to venture into the forest by the people outside Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire.
Jabberwocky

jabb006. Palin is told to venture into the forest by the people outside Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire.

jabb006n. The gap in the wall is still there!
(Modern Photo Added: 30-03-2016)

Jabberwocky - A misty swirl envelopes Pembroke Castle, Pembrokeshire.
Jabberwocky

jabb007. A misty swirl envelopes Pembroke Castle, Pembrokeshire.

jabb007n. Pembroke Castle has also been seen in The Hollow Crown (2012 mini-series), The Bad Education movie with Jack Whitehall, The Lion in Winter (1968), and an episode of Time Team.
(Modern Photo Added: 30-03-2016)

Jabberwocky - A guard relieves the pressure on the battlements of Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire.
Jabberwocky

jabb008. A guard relieves the pressure on the battlements of Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire.

jabb008n. No such attendance today.
(Modern Photo Added: 30-03-2016)

Jabberwocky - Michael Palin gets a rude awakening below. But he is not
actually below where the guard was! He is laying in the Barbican area of Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire.
Jabberwocky

jabb009. Michael Palin gets a rude awakening below. But he is not actually below where the guard was! He is laying in the Barbican area of Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire.

jabb009n. To prove the point.
(Modern Photo Added: 30-03-2016)

Jabberwocky - John Bird as the 1st Herald leads the announcement team into the lower bailey area of Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire.
Jabberwocky

jabb010. John Bird as the 1st Herald leads the announcement team into the lower bailey area of Chepstow Castle, Monmouthshire.

jabb010n. The team has been disbanded it would seem.
(Modern Photo Added: 30-03-2016)

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