Chvateruby - Central Bohemia, Czech Republic
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61
N 50° 13.955 E 014° 20.503
33U E 453051 N 5564697
Quick Description: Chvateruby Castle
Location: Středočeský kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 1/20/2013 7:58:49 AM
Waymark Code: WMG6HQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member BarbershopDru
Views: 32

Long Description:
From the history of the castle:
- the first mention of the castle from the years 1219-1222
- in 1467 the castle was conquered army of King George of Podebrady
- in 1567 the castle was rebuilt into a Renaissance chateau
- in the 18th century unfinished Baroque reconstruction
- today the castle is mostly in ruins, but in partial conservation work

Z historie hradu:
- první zmínky o hradu z let 1219-1222
- v roce 1467 hrad dobyt vojskem krále Jirího z Podebrad
- v roce 1567 je hrad prestaven na renesancní zámek
- v 18. století nedokoncena barokní prestavba
- dnes je zámek prevážne v troskách, ale probíhají dílcí konzervacní práce
Type: Remnant

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Fee: Not listed

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