Explore Ornbau Medieval Fortifications

clockwise from north.

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Burh Tower

Was built around 1464 as the rectangular, three-story flanking tower with the hipped roof, located on the northern defensive wall. Discover Burh Tower

Thief Tower

Was built around 1464 as the round, four-story fortified tower with the hipped roof, located on the central site of the eastern defensive wall. Discover Thief Tower

Hammergasse Defensive Wall

Was built around 1464 as the zwinger, located on the southern side of the eastern defensive walls. Discover Hammergasse Defensive Wall

Southeastern Bastion

Was built around 1464 as the rectangular, flat bastion, located on the southern side of the eastern defensive wall. Discover Southeastern Bastion

White Tower

Was built around 1464 as the round fortified tower with the hipped roof, located on the southeastern corner. Discover White Tower

Bischof-Gundekar-Strasse 2 Bastion

Was built around 1464 as the small, semicircular, hollow bastion, located on the eastern side of the southern defensive wall. Discover Bischof-Gundekar-Strasse 2 Bastion

Lower Gate

Was built around 1464 as the southern fortified gateway. Discover Lower Gate

Rupertsweiler Defensive Wall

Was built around 1464 as the curtain wall with the faussebraye, located on the western side of the southern defensive walls. Discover Rupertsweiler Defensive Wall

Southwestern Corner Tower

Was built around 1464 as the round, three-story fortified tower with the hipped roof, located on the southwestern corner. Discover Southwestern Corner Tower

Lower Bastion

Was built around 1464 as the rectangular, flat bastion with the hipped roof, located on the southern side of the western defensive wall. Discover Lower Bastion

Upper Bastion

Was built around 1464 as the rectangular, flat bastion, located on the northern side of the western zwinger. Discover Upper Bastion

An der Stadtmauer Defensive Wall

Was built around 1464 as the zwinger, located on the northern side of the western defensive walls. Discover An der Stadtmauer Defensive Wall