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Mortimer

Edmund Mortimer, Earl of March married Philippa DeBurgh in 1374 thus bringing Usk Castle to the Mortomers for a brief but turbulent period. The Mortimer heir Richard, Duke of York was killed in the battle of Wakefield in 1460, but when his son became king as Edward IV in 1461 Usk became a royal castle.

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Mortimer