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|The Citadel of Arras was built between 1667 and 1672 on the order of King Louis XIV following plans drawn by Vauban. It is a property of the French Army.|
|Plymouth's Royal Citadel was built in the late 1660s as King Charles II decided it was necessary after the Dutch Wars of 1664-67 to realise the importance of Plymouth as a channel port.||10/11/2005||354|
|The Citadel of Arbil is an ancient citadel built on layers of archaeological ruins representing consecutive historical settlements.||03/16/2006||623|
|The Blaye Citadel was built by Vauban at the end of the 17th century.
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Blaye is located on the right bank of the Gironde estuary (here over 2 km. wide), 35 km. north of Bordeaux.
In ancient times Blaye (Blavia) was a port of the Santones. Tradition states that the hero Roland was buried in its basilica, which was on the site of the citadel...
|Saladin's Citadel In Egypt, also Mouhamed Ali's Mosque is right beside it.|
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|In 1221, the first castle of Montmédy has been built on top of a hill by Lord de Chiny. Montmédy became soon the capital of his territory - later it belonged to Luxemburg, Burgundy, Austria and Spain.|
The original castle was replaced with a fortress by Karl V in the 16th century. After Marville and Stenay had been occupied by the French, 30,000 soldiers, including King Louis XIV, attacke...
|The present Citadel, completed in 1856, is the fourth in a series of forts since 1749 to occupy the hill overlooking the harbour.||09/09/2005||330|
|The Gellért Hill and the Citadel|
The highest point of downtown Budapest and its fortress.
The Gellért hill received its name after St. Gellért who came to Hungary as a missionary bishop upon the invitation of King St. Stephen I. around 1000 a.d. His task was helping the Hungarians convert to Christianity.
The fortress of the Citadel was built by the Habsbu...
|The Parma Citadel is a pentagonal fortress with bastions and moats, once full of water, planned by Francesco Paciotto. Construction was started by Alessandro Farnese, third Duke of Parma at the end of the 16th century and was finished in 1599.||09/23/2005||371|
|Live webcam with audio is located on the roof of the downtown College Center for St. Louis Community College in St. Louis, Missouri. U.S.A.|
Notice the construction across the street of the new baseball stadium in downtown St. Louis.
|Ancient citadel of Bam, Iran, before the earthquake.||09/09/2005||796|
|Ancient citadel of Bam, Iran, after the earthquake||08/30/2005||941|