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Oppenheim - Landskron Castle Ruin
Germany

The castle was built around 1210 during the late Hohenstaufen period. It was used as a residence for many kings. During the Palatinate War of Succession the French burned down Landskron Castle. The heavily beaten citizens of Oppenheim gratefully used the ruin of Landskron Castle as a quarry to rebuild their houses.

Copyright: Sieghard Spies
Type: Cylindrical
Resolution: 13048x4642
Uploaded: 03/01/2013
Updated: 14/01/2013
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Tags: castle ruin; oppenheim; reichsburg; landskrone
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