Antonia Fortress
The Antonia Fortress was a military barracks built around 19 BC by Herod the Great in Jerusalem on the site of earlier Ptolemaic and Hasmonean strongholds, named after Herod's patron Mark Antony. The ...
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Shlisselburg (Russian: Шлиссельбург; [ʂlʲɪsʲɪlʲˈburk]; German: Schlüsselburg; Swedish: Nöteborg) is a town in Kirovsky District of Leningrad Oblast, Russia, located at the head of the Neva...
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Sverresborg (Norwegian:Sverresborg i Trondheim) or Sverre Sigurdsson's castle (also named Zion after King David’s castle in Jerusalem) was a fortification built in the medieval city of Nidaros (later ...
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Redoubt Duijnhoop
The Redoubt Duijnhoop was a square demi-bastioned clay and timber Redoubt built fort constructed at the mouth of the Salt River, leading into Table Bay, South Africa in January–February 1654. It form...
Fort Charlotte (Nassau)
Fort Charlotte is a British-colonial era fort built on a hill over-looking the harbor of Nassau, The Bahamas. The fort sits a short walk west of downtown Nassau and the cruise ship terminal. The for...
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Gagi Fortress
Gagi, also known as Aghjakala, is a historic fortress in Marneuli district, Kvemo Kartli, Georgia. 44°42′48″E / 41.46667°N 44.71333°E / 41.46667; 44.71333
Suomenlinna, until 1918 Viapori (Finnish), or Sveaborg (Swedish), is an inhabited sea fortress built on six islands (Kustaanmiekka, Susisaari, Iso-Mustasaari, Pikku-Mustasaari, Länsi-Mustasaari and L...
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Road Town Fort
Road Town Fort is a colonial fort which was erected on Russell Hill in Road Town, Tortola in the British Virgin Islands above the town's main wharf. In historical records it is sometimes referred to ...
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Fort Riviere
Fort Rivière was a mountain fort on the summit of Montagne Noire. It was located on the north coast of Haiti and to the south of Grande-Rivière-du-Nord and 20 miles south of Cap-Haïtien. It was a Fren...
Fort Capuzzo
Fort Capuzzo (Ridotta Capuzzo) was a fort in the colony of Italian Libya, near the Libyan-Egyptian border and next to the Italian Frontier Wire. The Litoranea Balbo (Via Balbia) ran south from Bardia ...
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Hobe Fort
121°25′46″E / 25.179306°N 121.429343°E / 25.179306; 121.429343Hobe Fort or Huwei Fort (Chinese: 滬尾砲台; pinyin: Hùwěi Pàotái; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Hō͘-bé/Hō͘-bóe Phàu-tâi) is...
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Fort of Nossa Senhora da Rocha (Porches)
The Fort of Nossa Senhora da Rocha (also known as the Fort of Our Lady of the Rock or Castle of Porches) is a medieval castle is situated in the civil parish of Porches, in the municipality of Lagoa i...
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Castillo San Felipe de Barajas
The Castillo San Felipe de Barajas is a fortress in the city of Cartagena, Colombia. The castle is located on the Hill of San Lázaro in a strategic location, dominating approaches to the city by land ...
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Meydancık Castle
Meydancık Castle (Turkish: Meydancık Kale) is the name of a castle ruin in Mersin Province, Turkey. The original name was Kirshu and the name of the ruin during Ottoman times was Beydili Kale.
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Belvedere (fort)
The Forte di Belvedere or Fortezza di Santa Maria in San Giorgio del Belvedere (often called simply Belvedere) is a fortification in Florence, Italy.
Forte Belvedere is the second and largest fort...
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Tung Lung Fort
Tung Lung Fort (Chinese: 東龍洲炮台), also known as Fat Tong Fort, is a fort on the Tung Lung Chau on the south east water of Hong Kong.
It is said the fort was built as a part of a maritime defence sy...
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Fort Nečven or Nečven city (also Nečvem or Nechwen as it was in 1487 AD) is a medieval Croatian fortress from the 14th century, and one of the most important fortified buildings in Croatia in terms of...
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List of castles in Finland
This is an incomplete list of castles and fortresses in Finland.
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Old Fort, Nouakchott
The Old Fort is a fort in northeastern Nouakchott, Mauritania. It is located to the northeast of the Presidential Palace, near the Stadium of Ksar and College d'Application.
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Vuurtoreneiland ("Lighthouse Island") is a small island in the IJmeer, the Netherlands, just off the coast of Durgerdam. The island's main function is as a base for a lighthouse; a military fort on th...
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Varberg Fortress
Varberg Fortress (Varbergs fästning) is a former fortification in Varberg, Halland County, Sweden .
Varberg Fortress was built in 1287-1300 by Count Jacob Nielsen as protection against his Danish ...
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Netherlands Fortress Museum
The Netherlands Fortress Museum (Nederlands Vestingmuseum) is located in the city of Naarden, in The Netherlands. The Museum was established in 1955 in the Turfpoort Bastion, one of the six bastions t...
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