Smalyany Castle Ruins

Smalyany, Belarus

Smalyany Castle was probably built before 1626 by the order of Duke S. A. Sangushka. It took part to the several battles in the war with Russia (1654-1667) and in Great Northern War (1700-1721). The castle consisted of inner court and 3-4 corner towers. They buildings had three storeys. The decline of Smalyany castle began in the mid-18th century. Today ruins with embossed decorum have survived.

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Н3140, Smalyany, Belarus
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Founded: Before 1626
Category: Ruins in Belarus

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