Historical Castles

Castle Stalker

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Castle Stalker is located on an outcropping on Loch Laich, - in Port Appin, Argyll, Scotland. Classed as an “Island Castle”, it is completely surrounded by im …

De Renin Watchtowers

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The De Renin Watchers were a series of fortified, defensive Watchtowers and Observation Posts, built throughout The Island of Malta and several other smaller Military Pos …

Sciuta Towers

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The Sciuta Tower System was a series of Offensive, Defensive and Forward Observation Posts devised and constructed by Ottoman Forces, during their initial occupation of T …

Lascaris Towers

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Some of the first Watchtower Fortifications built by The Military Knights of St. John (Malta), The Lascaris Towers were named for Order Knight Giovanni Lascaris, who devi …

Wignacourt Towers

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The earliest of the defensive Tower Systems built by The Military Order of The Knights of St. John (Malta), The Wignacourt Towers were designed by Order Grand Master Alof …

Cittadella Gran Castello

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Located in The Town of Victoria on The Island of Malta (actually a smaller, non-attached land mass called Gozo), The Cittadella was the site of the principle defensive Fo …

St. Agatha's Tower

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One of the largest of the former Knights of Malta’s Wignacourt Tower Defense System structures, St. Agatha’s Tower is a Bastioned Watchtower built in 1647. It …

Middleham Castle

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Located in North Yorkshire, England – Middleham Castle was originally a Motte and Bailey Defensive System (9th Century), and was constructed of wood and Earth. By 1 …