Northern Fortress home

Round Tower

Round Tower - KexholmNext photo - 66 kb

From the moment of its construction in 1364 to beginning of 19 AD the tower was used as a political prison. This tower has been called also the "Pugachevskaja", because the "thief and rebel" Emeljan Pugachev's family members long time were prisoners of it.

Next photo ->
Kexholm: Main Old Fortress New Fortress Plan Where is it Links
manufactured by Goss.Ru

Alex Goss Photography - Фотографии городов и стран, битв и сражений, разного и прочего...