Grolman Bastion was part of the Königsberg fortification system. Named after General Karl Wilhelm von Grolman, it was finished in 1851. It was strengthened with casemates and caponniers inside its wall and consists of lesser Oberteich and Kupferteich Bastions. The Bastion was considerably damaged by Soviet Army in the World War II. There was a vegetable storehouse in the Bastion during the Soviet time. Nowadays this fortress memorial is under reconstruction.

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Category: Castles and fortifications in Russia

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Eugenijus Sabataitis (3 years ago)
Место интересное, но уже оставленна на устранение.
Valery Manakov (4 years ago)
Приятно прогуляться по дорожке за бастионом,рядом есть ров заполненный водой в котором плавает множество уток.
Антон Иванов (4 years ago)
Место потрясающей красоты! Жаль, что увядает. Требуется реставрация.
Александр Павлюк (4 years ago)
Бастион Грольман (нем. Grolman Bastion) находится в городе Калининград. Строительство бастиона велось с 1851 по 1860 год. Бастион получил своё имя в честь генерала Карла фон Грольмана. Бастион был построен как часть фортификационных сооружений Кёнигсберга. 10 апреля 1945 года бастион перешёл под командование Красной Армии. С 2007 года бастион является памятником градостроительства и архитектуры регионального значения.
Сергей Смирнов (4 years ago)
Круто ! Жива история ! В стене бастиона со стороны ручья можно увидеть на срезе камней отверстия под клинья, которые забивались каменотесами, потом увлажнялись и таким способом раскалывали крупные камни на более мелкие. За счёт законов физики.
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