De Gelderse Toren II [PvL]

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The castle Gelderse Toren is a large round tower located in Spankeren ( municipality of Rheden ) in the Dutch province of Gelderland . It is located in the floodplains of the river IJssel . The castle is first mentioned in 1179 . The Gelderse Toren is since 2001 a protected monument complex . The first court dates from before 1179. The foundations of the current tower dates from the thirteenth century. In 1535 the tower was largely demolished and a new one was built . The tower had become so dilapidated that it was decided, in 1868, to partially tear down the old tower. It was rebuilt in neo-Gothic style. The architect was Jan Brink Evers.

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Comments (106)

Erol Barutçugil on August 21

Great frame, excellent symmetry, perfect perspective. Fav+Like. Greetings.Erol

pedro car on August 24

Muy bella captura, me gusta saludos querido amigo

Tsuru on September 16

美しい並木道ですね。

Like103 ... Tsuru.ヽ(´ー`)ノ

Mário Eloi Castro on September 18

Belíssima fotografia!

L & F

Um abraço desde Portugal, Mário Eloi Castro

Paulo Yuji Takarada on October 2

É uma visão espetacular da estrada, parabéns pelo precioso registro. F42 Saudações e tenha um excelente fim de semana, de Dourados, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brasil.

Nelsachi on October 4

WOW! CONGRATULATIONS! Mr. Peter!

What a Wonderful Path...!!!

Fantastic Perspective...!!!

Perfect Shot...!!!

I LIKE N° 105

Greetings and My Best Wishes From Caracas - Venezuela...!!!

Happy Weekend...!!!

Nelsachi

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on May 9, 2014
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Peter van Lom
    • Camera: Canon EOS 6D
    • Taken on 2014/04/14 10:52:54
    • Exposure: 0.006s
    • Focal Length: 92.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.590
    • ISO Speed: ISO100

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