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From the western landing point (New Grimsby), the path leads up past Cromwell's Castle, an 80m-high tower erected in 1651 as a defence against a possible Dutch invasion. The ruins of King Charles's Castle (1550-1554) can also be seen along this path.
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Augustus Smith was "lord owner" in 1834 of this land and built a Victorian neo-gothic style house using stone from the island and wood from shipwrecks to create the famous subtropical gardens of the abbey, using seeds and plants from the Me..