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Castles

A castle (from Latin castellum) is a type of fortified structure built in Europe and the Middle East during the Middle Ages by nobility. Usage of the term has varied over time and has been applied to structures as diverse as hill forts and country houses. Over the approximately 900 years that castles were built they took on a great many forms with many different features.

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Founded: January 8th, 2013

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Leeds Castle
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Kylemore Abbey, Ireland
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Duckett's Grove, Carlow, Ireland
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Welcome all aficionados of architecture, history and just plain lovers of beauty. Castle are not only beautiful but are a marvel of human ingenuity and skill. Please be courteous to one and all and bring on your favorite castle photos, in all versions.

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