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Castles of Armenia

A List of Armenian Castles. Every famous castle from Armenia has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still survive today. Spanning a period of 900 years during the middle ages, castles come in many styles of architecture and design. Despite their differences though, they all have one feature in common-- they are fortified. Castles are defensive structures specifically built to withstand attack in the medieval world. Technologies such as arrowslits, murder-holes, and moats further improved their capabilities. Castles finally fell out of favor with the advent of gun powder, as offensive technologies, such as canons, rendered castles largely obsolete.
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    Aghjkaghala Castle

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    Aghli Berd

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    Aghtamir Fortress

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    Alberd

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    Amberd

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    Ardar Davit

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    Arin Berd

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    Aruj's Fortress

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    Baghaberd

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    Berdakar

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    Berdavan Fortress

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    Berdi Dosh

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    Berdi Glukh

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    Berdidash

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    Berdkunk

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    Bjni Fortress

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    Boloraberd

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    Bruti Berd

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    Dashtadem Fortress

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    Dashti-ler Fort

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    Dzernak Fortress

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    Erebuni Fortress

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    Ertij Fort

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    Garni Berd

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    Geghi Berd

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