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 (107)

pedro car on August 24, 2014

Muy bella captura, me gusta saludos querido amigo

Tsuru on September 16, 2014


Like103 ... Tsuru.ヽ(´ー`)ノ

Mário Eloi Castro on September 18, 2014

Belíssima fotografia!

L & F

Um abraço desde Portugal, Mário Eloi Castro

Paulo Yuji Takarada on October 2, 2014

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, 2014


What a Wonderful Path...!!!

Fantastic Perspective...!!!

Perfect Shot...!!!

I LIKE N° 105

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

Happy Weekend...!!!


Add Page on July 28, 2015

Scenery during a break, just nice place! Like.

Evgeny Bakreshov on November 9, 2015

Very impressive!


My congratulations from Russia!

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  • Uploaded on May 9, 2014
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    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