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Undated PostcardPostcard view

[Postcard -- Scene: VIANDEN, Schloßruine (Südseite) - Ruines du château (côté sud)]


close to bottom you can see a bit of drive leading thru a gate or arch. This is on the way up as you enter the grounds. There is 3 or 4 of these gates all heavily built and fortified.

Can you imagine a grand cavalier, with sword, spear shield & flying plume riding up thru those arches - in the early history? When the old castle stood out in all its strength and splendor.

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