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Archaggelos, Rhodes, Dodecanese,South Aegean

Castle of Archaggelo

  
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Castle of Archaggelo
Location:
Archaggelos, on the east coast of Rhodes, 27 km from the city of Rhodes
Region > Prefecture:   Greek Map
South Aegean
Dodecanese
Municipality > Town:
City of Rhodes
• Archaggelos
Altitude:
Elevation ≈ 216 m 
Time of Construction   Origin
before 1457  
IOANNITE
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Castle Type   Condition
Castle  
Average
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A castle built by the Ioannites on a rock 216m high, 27km south of the city of Rhodes, east of the town Archaggelos, close to the east coast of Rhodes.


History

It was built for the protection of the village before 1457, at the time of the Grand Master Jacques de Milly (1454-1461).




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