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Castle for April 30, 2014
« Reply #2070 on: April 30, 2014, 04:56:43 AM »
Vorderburg Castle is located in Neckarsteinach, Germany.
map coordinates 49.409018, 8.835243
Vorderburg was built by Ulrich I of Steinach by 1200 at the latest. The castle was half each in the fief of the Bishopric of Speyer and the diocese of Worms.







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Castle for May 2, 2014
« Reply #2071 on: May 02, 2014, 04:58:14 AM »
Leiva Castle is located in the town of Leiva in the Rioja region of Spain.
map coordinates42.501428, -3.047808
The combination of octagonal towers with the remnants of older moats show evidence of construction from the Fourteenth through the Fifteenth Centuries. It was partly remodeled in the Seventeenth Century; but the basic structure was left intact.










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Castle for May 5, 2014
« Reply #2072 on: May 05, 2014, 05:27:08 AM »
The Château de Nérac is a castle in the Aquitaine region in France.
map coordinates 44.135278, 0.34
An earlier structure from the actual castle belong to Arsieu of Albian in 1088 and later to Amanieu VI of Albret (Labrit), but the castle was rebuilt between the 15th and 16th centuries by the House of Albret.









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Castle for May 7, 2014
« Reply #2073 on: May 07, 2014, 05:30:30 AM »
Heetvelde Castle is located in the countryside near Oetingen, Belgium.
map coordinates 50.783416, 4.053591
This fully moated castle was built by the Lord of Heetvelde, the first documented owner was Joost van den Heetvelde in 1472.









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Castle for May 8, 2014
« Reply #2074 on: May 08, 2014, 05:07:38 AM »
Château de Guise is located in the Picardy region of France.
map coordinates 49.896, 3.623
The construction of the castle was first documented in the Tenth Century. It was the main stronghold of the Dukes of Guise.

















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