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The entrance tower to the Silesian Ostrava Castle. It was originally built in the 1280s near the confluence of the rivers Lučina and Ostravice for military purposes, due to the proximity at the time to the Polish border, and to protect the provincial road to Krakow.
LOCATION: Ostrava
DATE: tue, 17/07/2012
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