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|The fortress lies on a mountain comb, which separates the Woehrsee from the old part of town. The core castle lies completely in front on the comb. In the course of the centuries this was expanded on the comb toward the south on a length from 1042 m and is the biggest and longest in Europe. Castle-live praises itself to have thereby the longest castle of Europe. 3 neck ditches divide the fortre...||07/20/2006||376|
|Olavinlinna (known as Olofsborg in Swedish, which is St. Olaf's Castle in English) is a 15th century castle located in Savonlinna, Finland. It is the world's most northern medieval stone castle. It was founded by Erik Axelsson Tott in 1475 under the name Sankt Olofsborg as an effort to protect Savonia and control the unstable border between the Kingdom of Sweden and its Russian adversary. The c...||02/03/2007||791|
|Sønderborg Castle is a Baroque four-wing palace and home of the Sønderborg Castle Museum. The castle is renowned for being the prison of the former King Christian II, who after his dethronement was held prisoner of state here for 17 years.||03/12/2007||552|
|The PS Wingfield Castle is a former River Humber ferry, now preserved as a museum ship in Hartlepool, County Durham, England.|
The Wingfield Castle was built William Gray & Company at Hartlepool, and launched in 1934, along with a sister ship, the Tattershall Castle. A third similar vessel, the Lincoln Castle (not built in Hartlepool), was launched in 1940.
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|The first reference to a castle in Iscar is from 939. The building that can be seen today however dates from the 15th century with a few added towers for artillery from the 1500s. The castle is currently being restored and there are plans to open a museum at the site.||10/20/2005||376|
|This is the ruin of Castle Pfarrköpfchen.|
Erected in ca. 1200 to replace the destroyed Stromburg this castle was lost until the 1980s, when excavation layed open the rests of the walls.
Remarkable is also the chapel of the castle plant. It had been established in Roman architectural style and had a mosaic from that 12. Century in the center of the building at the s...
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Castle Homburg is an old height castle in Nümbrecht in Oberbergischer Kreis in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
In the year 1276 the castle building is mentioned for the first time documentary. If the former moated castle (architecture) "Holstein" partially builds from stones and h...
|A castle here ? No longer since that Louis XIV (the "sun king") decided to destruct this castle to conquere the city of nice in 1706. Nowdays it is a romantic parc from where you can have a view on nice town.|
Tour Bellanda is the only rest of the castle of nice that was destructed by louis XIV in 1706. Now it is ...
|Klaipėda Castle was first mentioned in a document issued in 1252. It was built in the 13th century by the Livonian Order and rebuilt many times later. Today it is a museum.||05/07/2006||641|
|Koldinghus is the last of the ancient royal castles on the peninsula of Jutland, Denmark. The castle is situated on the south central part of the peninsula in the town of Kolding. The castle was founded in the 11th century and was expanded over the course of centuries and has since then had many functions ranging from fortress, royal residency, ruin, museum and the location of numerous wartime ...||03/28/2008||349|
|XVIth century castle. The powerful feudal building of the XIIIth is marked by the architectural styles of various centuries : XIVth, XVth and XVIth. Built according to a plan in quadrangle, a massive keep of the XIIIth, reshaped in XVth and bristled of machicolation, a XVth hexagonal tower of staircase and an overhanging watchtower come to strengthen a facade of the XVIth inspired by the Italia...||06/23/2008||367|
|The Huniade Castle is the oldest monument of Timişoara, built between 1443 and 1447. It is home to the Banat Museum.||08/30/2005||336|