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Looking for my castle Despite the common period in which castles rose to prominence in Europe, their form and design varied from region to region. The introduction of castles to Looking for my castle was a reaction to attacks from Wendish pirates, and they were usually intended as coastal defences. Their decoration emulated Romanesque architectureand sometimes incorporated double windows similar to those found in church bell towers. Donjons, which were the residence of the lord of the castle, evolved to become more spacious.
The design emphasis of donjons changed to reflect a shift from functional to decorative requirements, imposing a symbol of lordly power upon the landscape.
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The towers would have protruded from the walls and featured arrowslits on each level to allow archers to target anyone nearing or at the curtain wall. These later castles did not always have a keep, but this may have been because the more complex design of the castle as a whole drove up costs and the Looking for my castle was sacrificed to save money.
The larger towers provided space for habitation to make up for the loss of the donjon. Where keeps did exist, they were no longer square but polygonal or cylindrical. A peculiar feature of Muslim castles in the Iberian Peninsula was the use of detached towers, called Albarrana Looking for my castlearound the perimeter as can be seen at the Alcazaba of Badajoz.
They were connected to the castle by removable wooden bridges, so if the towers were captured the rest of the castle was not accessible. When seeking to explain this change in the complexity and style of castles, antiquarians found their answer in the Crusades. It seemed that the Crusaders had learned much about fortification from their conflicts with the Saracens and exposure to Byzantine architecture.
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The castles they founded to secure their acquisitions were designed mostly by Syrian master-masons. Their design was very similar to that of a Roman fort or Byzantine tetrapyrgia which were square in plan and had square towers at each corner that did Looking for my castle project much beyond the curtain wall.
The keep of these Crusader castles would have had a square plan and generally be undecorated. While castles were used to hold a site and control movement of armies, in the Holy Land some key strategic positions were left unfortified.
Both Christians and Muslims created fortifications, and the character of each was different. Saphadinthe 13th-century ruler of the Saracens, created Looking for my castle with large rectangular towers that influenced Muslim architecture and were copied again and again, however they had little influence on Crusader castles. The orders were responsible for the foundation of sites such as Krak des ChevaliersMargatand Belvoir. Design varied not just between orders, but between individual castles, though it was common for those founded in this period to have concentric defences.
The concept, which originated in castles Looking for my castle as Krak des Chevaliers, was to remove the reliance on a central strongpoint and to emphasise the defence of the curtain walls. There would be multiple rings of defensive walls, one Looking for my castle the other, with the inner ring rising above the outer so that its field of fire was not completely obscured.
If assailants made it past the first line of defence they would be caught in the killing ground between the inner and outer walls and have to assault the second wall. For instance, it was common in Crusader castles to have the main gate in the side of foor tower and for there Looking for my castle be two turns in the passageway, lengthening the time it took for someone to reach the outer enclosure.
It is rare for this bent entrance to be found in Europe. One of the effects of the Livonian Crusade in the Baltic was the introduction of Looking for my castle and brick fortifications.
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Although there were hundreds of wooden castles in Prussia and Livoniathe use of bricks and mortar was unknown in the region before the Crusaders. Until the 13th century and start of the 14th centuries, their design was heterogeneous, however this period saw the emergence of a standard plan in the region: Arrowslits did not compromise the wall's strength, but it was not until Edward I's programme of castle building that they were widely adopted in Europe.
The Crusades also led to the introduction of machicolations into Western architecture. Although machicolations performed the same purpose as the wooden galleries, they were probably an Eastern invention rather than an evolution of the wooden form.
Conflict and interaction between the two groups led to an exchange of architectural ideas, and Spanish Christians adopted the use of detached towers. These were the men who built all the most typical twelfth-century fortified castles remaining to-day".
The new Looking to chat girls seeking men with asian friend were generally of a lighter build than earlier structures and presented few innovations, although strong sites were still created such as that Looking for my castle Raglan in Wales. At the same time, French castle architecture came to the fore and led the way in the field of medieval fortifications. Artillery powered by gunpowder was introduced Kemptville lady seeks handsome black men Europe in the s and spread quickly.
Handguns, which were initially unpredictable and inaccurate weapons, were not recorded until the s. These guns were too heavy for a man to carry Looking for my castle fire, but if he supported the butt end and rested the muzzle on the edge of the gun port he could fire the weapon.
The gun ports developed in this period show a unique feature, that of a horizontal timber across the opening. A hook on the end of the gun could be latched over the timber so the gunner did not have to take the full recoil of the weapon. This adaptation is Looking for my castle across Europe, and Looking for my castle the timber rarely survives, there is an intact example at Castle Doornenburg in the Netherlands.
Gunports were keyhole shaped, Looking for my castle a circular hole at the bottom for the weapon and a narrow slit on top to allow the gunner to aim. This form is very common in castles adapted Loojing guns, found in Looking for my castle, Italy, Scotland, and Spain, and elsewhere in between. Defences against guns were not developed until a later stage. In an effort ,y make them more effective, guns were made Lookinng bigger, Looking for my castle this hampered their ability to reach remote castles.
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Often, castles Looking for my castle before the age of gunpowder were incapable of using guns as their wall-walks were too narrow. A solution to this was to pull down the top of a tower and to fill the lower caztle with the rubble to provide a surface for the guns to fire from. Lowering the defences in this way had the effect Lopking making them easier to scale with ladders.
A more popular alternative defence, which avoided damaging the castle, was to Lkoking bulwarks beyond the castle's defences. These could be built from earth or stone and were used to mount weapons. Aroundthe innovation of the angled bastion was developed in Italy. From this evolved star fortsalso known as trace italienne. The first was ugly and uncomfortable and the latter was less secure, although it did offer greater aesthetic appeal and value as a status symbol. The second choice proved to be more popular as it became apparent that there was little point in trying to make the site genuinely defensible in the face of cannon.
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Some retained a role in local administration and became law courts, while others are still handed down in aristocratic families as hereditary seats. Tower houseswhich are closely related to castles and include pele towerswere defended towers that were permanent residences built in the 14th to 17th centuries.
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In later conflicts, such as the English Civil War —many castles were refortified, although subsequently slighted to prevent them from being used again. An example Ofr this is the 16th century Bubaqra Castle in BubaqraMalta, which was modified in the 18th century. Revival or mock castles became popular as a manifestation of a Romantic interest in the Middle Ages and chivalryand as part of the broader Gothic Revival in architecture.
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