Updates

To keep this page practical, I'll only mention large and important updates and changes to this website. The newest will always be on top. To keep this page tidy, the list of updates will only go back some 12 months.

 


June 2, 2017

Two French castles were added; Malbrouck and Sierck.

May 20, 2017

Eight French castles, a fort and a tower were added; Beaurieux, Éclaibes, Fort Caraby, Joan of Arc Tower, Montmorency, Nomeny, Péronne, Prény, Rametz and Selles.

May 4, 2017

Three French castles and a tower were added; Bazoches, Gœulzin, Gombervaux and Ostrevant Tower.

April 27, 2017

Four Belgian castles and two towers were added; Briffœil, Écaussinnes-Lalaing, Feluy, Mellet Tower, Monceau and Vignou Tower.

April 23, 2017

Eight Belgian castles, a fort and a tower were added; Beauvoorde, Boissemont Tower, Fort Napoleon, Loppem, Oostkerke, Ryckevelde, Rumbeke, Tillegem, Torreelen and Wijnendale.

April 12, 2017

A single French castle was added: Sedan.

April 8, 2017

Four castles and a tower in Belgium were added: Bioul, Courrière, Fontaine, Renesse and Tomp Tower.

April 6, 2017

A lot more French castles, towers and a fort from my recent castle trip were added: La Cassine, Cons-la-Grandville, Day Tower, L'Echelle, Fées, Fort Condé, Grégoire Tower, Landreville, Longwy, New and Old Louppy-sur-Loison, Remilly-les-Pothées, Victoire Tower and Water Tower.

April 1, 2017

Five more French sites from my last castle trip were added: Bolandre Tower, Châtelet-Haut Castle, Daudece Tower, Mussy Castle and Rocan Castle.

March 28, 2017

A bi-national update; 3 French and 5 Dutch castles. The French ones, from a castle trip last weekend, are: Bellevue, the Old Subprefecture and Villette. The ones in the Netherlands are: Bouvigne, Croy, Well, another Well and Wijenburg.

March 9, 2017

Two more Belgian castles were added: Antoine and Beersel.

March 6, 2017

Four castles and a tower in Belgium were added: Boussu, Marnix de Sainte Aldegonde, Moulbaix, Ormeignies and the Virgin Tower.

February 27, 2017

Sixteen Spanish castles were added; Alcalá del Júcar, Alpera, Atalaya, Benízar, Castillejo, Huércal-Overa, Jumilla, Larache, Lorca, Monteagudo, Montealegre del Castillo, San Juan, another San Juan, Santa Bárbara, another Santa Bárbara and Xiquena. And one Spanish fort; San Fernando.

February 9, 2017

Eight Spanish castles were added; Alcaraz, Alhambra, Estrella, Guadalerzas, Manzaneque, Mascaraque, Pilas Bonas and San Servando.

January 14, 2017

Six Spanish castles were added; Marquis de los Vélez, La Mola, Mula, Del Río, Sierro and Vélez-Blanco.

December 17, 2016

Five Spanish castles were added: La Asomada, Jesús Nazareno, San Andrés, San Felipe and San Ramón.

December 13, 2016

Another 5 Spanish fortifications were added; an alcazaba: Almería, and 4 batteries: Atalayón, Castillitos, Cenizas and Jorel.

December 9, 2016

Another four Spanish castles were added; Blanca, Gérgal, Nogalte and Tabernas.

December 4, 2016

Two Spanish castles were added; Guardamar and Santa Pola.

December 3, 2016

A big update of Spanish towers; Los Alumbres, Cabo Roig, Cárdenas, Cope, Cristal, Escaletes, García, Gorgojí, La Horadada, La Illeta, Macenas, Mesa Roldán, Del Moro, Níjar, Perdigal, Pirulico, Rayo, San Miguel, Santa Elena and Tamarit.

November 10, 2016

A small Spanish update of 2 castles; Carcelén and Moratalla, and a tower; Torrecilla.

November 5, 2016

Time for a Spanish update of castles, towers and forts: Aledo, Altamira, Atalaya Fort, Ayala, Calahorra Tower, Caravaca de la Cruz, Concepción, Don Mario, Fajardo Battery, Las Fuentes Tower, Galeras Fort, Jorquera Tower, Mora Tower, Moro Tower, Los Moros Fort, Navidad Fort, Negro Tower, Rame Tower, La Represa Tower, Ressemblanc Tower, Rey Moro, Rubia Tower, San Julián Fort and Vaillo Tower.

October 1, 2016

Two complete new countries were added! Bahrain with 5 forts: Abu Mahir, Arad, Bahrain, Shaikh Salman bin Ahmed Al Fateh and Tylos. And Qatar with 19 sites: Barzan Towers, Al Bida Tower, Castle Gardens Compound, Al Khor Fort and Towers, Al Koot Fort, Al Markhiyah Tower, Al Rakayat Fort, Al Rayyan Fort and residence, Al Shamal SC Stadium, Al Shaqab Fort, Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim Al Thani Museum, Al Thaqab Fort, Umm Salal Muhammad Fort, Al Wakrah Fort, Waqif Tower, Zekreet Fort and Al Zubarah Fort.

September 26, 2016

And again an update. Sites in Germany this time; Bertrada Castle, Blankenheim Castle, Bruch Castle, Franco's Tower, Freudenkoppe Castle, Glaadt Castle, The Haller, Kerpen Castle, Kronenburg Castle, the Manderscheid Lower Castle and Upper Castle, Monschau Castle, Neublankenheim Castle, Ramstein Castle, Reifferscheid Castle, Schönecken Castle, Ulmen Castle and Wildenburg Castle.

September 21, 2016

A large French update this time; Avully Castle, Bailleul Castle, Bois-Cornillé Castle, Bois-du-Loup Castle, Boulogne-sur-Mer Castle, Brignac Castle, Caen Castle, Cerny-lès-Bucy Tower, Crèvecœur Castle, Esnes Castle, Etang Castle, La Folie Castle, Guise Castle, Haucourt Tower, Les Huches Tower, Lallaing Castle, Luttange Castle, Nicolas d'Avesnes Castle, Aux Puces Tower, Rambures Castle, Vaurseine Tower, Villequier-Aumont Castle, Volkrange Castle, Voyaux Castle and Wiège-Faty Castle.

August 25, 2016

Again an update. Sites in Northern Ireland this time; Old Castle Archdale, Castle Archdale Tower, Castle Balfour, Belfast Castle, Crevenish Castle, Old Crom Castle, Derg Castle, O'Doherty Tower, Kirkistown Castle, Kirlish Castle, Necarne Castle, Quintin Castle and Scrabo Tower.

July 28, 2016

Finally a new update. Dutch fortifications this time. Five forts: Buitensluis, Hell, Prins FrederikSabina and Vuren. Five castles: Asten, Beverweerd, Gouda, Schaesberg and Sterkenburg. And Guelders Tower.

Updates

To keep this page practical, I'll only mention large and important updates and changes to this website. The newest will always be on top. To keep this page tidy, the list of updates will only go back some 12 months.

 


June 2, 2017

Two French castles were added; Malbrouck and Sierck.

May 20, 2017

Eight French castles, a fort and a tower were added; Beaurieux, Éclaibes, Fort Caraby, Joan of Arc Tower, Montmorency, Nomeny, Péronne, Prény, Rametz and Selles.

May 4, 2017

Three French castles and a tower were added; Bazoches, Gœulzin, Gombervaux and Ostrevant Tower.

April 27, 2017

Four Belgian castles and two towers were added; Briffœil, Écaussinnes-Lalaing, Feluy, Mellet Tower, Monceau and Vignou Tower.

April 23, 2017

Eight Belgian castles, a fort and a tower were added; Beauvoorde, Boissemont Tower, Fort Napoleon, Loppem, Oostkerke, Ryckevelde, Rumbeke, Tillegem, Torreelen and Wijnendale.

April 12, 2017

A single French castle was added: Sedan.

April 8, 2017

Four castles and a tower in Belgium were added: Bioul, Courrière, Fontaine, Renesse and Tomp Tower.

April 6, 2017

A lot more French castles, towers and a fort from my recent castle trip were added: La Cassine, Cons-la-Grandville, Day Tower, L'Echelle, Fées, Fort Condé, Grégoire Tower, Landreville, Longwy, New and Old Louppy-sur-Loison, Remilly-les-Pothées, Victoire Tower and Water Tower.

April 1, 2017

Five more French sites from my last castle trip were added: Bolandre Tower, Châtelet-Haut Castle, Daudece Tower, Mussy Castle and Rocan Castle.

March 28, 2017

A bi-national update; 3 French and 5 Dutch castles. The French ones, from a castle trip last weekend, are: Bellevue, the Old Subprefecture and Villette. The ones in the Netherlands are: Bouvigne, Croy, Well, another Well and Wijenburg.

March 9, 2017

Two more Belgian castles were added: Antoine and Beersel.

March 6, 2017

Four castles and a tower in Belgium were added: Boussu, Marnix de Sainte Aldegonde, Moulbaix, Ormeignies and the Virgin Tower.

February 27, 2017

Sixteen Spanish castles were added; Alcalá del Júcar, Alpera, Atalaya, Benízar, Castillejo, Huércal-Overa, Jumilla, Larache, Lorca, Monteagudo, Montealegre del Castillo, San Juan, another San Juan, Santa Bárbara, another Santa Bárbara and Xiquena. And one Spanish fort; San Fernando.

February 9, 2017

Eight Spanish castles were added; Alcaraz, Alhambra, Estrella, Guadalerzas, Manzaneque, Mascaraque, Pilas Bonas and San Servando.

January 14, 2017

Six Spanish castles were added; Marquis de los Vélez, La Mola, Mula, Del Río, Sierro and Vélez-Blanco.

December 17, 2016

Five Spanish castles were added: La Asomada, Jesús Nazareno, San Andrés, San Felipe and San Ramón.

December 13, 2016

Another 5 Spanish fortifications were added; an alcazaba: Almería, and 4 batteries: Atalayón, Castillitos, Cenizas and Jorel.

December 9, 2016

Another four Spanish castles were added; Blanca, Gérgal, Nogalte and Tabernas.

December 4, 2016

Two Spanish castles were added; Guardamar and Santa Pola.

December 3, 2016

A big update of Spanish towers; Los Alumbres, Cabo Roig, Cárdenas, Cope, Cristal, Escaletes, García, Gorgojí, La Horadada, La Illeta, Macenas, Mesa Roldán, Del Moro, Níjar, Perdigal, Pirulico, Rayo, San Miguel, Santa Elena and Tamarit.

November 10, 2016

A small Spanish update of 2 castles; Carcelén and Moratalla, and a tower; Torrecilla.

November 5, 2016

Time for a Spanish update of castles, towers and forts: Aledo, Altamira, Atalaya Fort, Ayala, Calahorra Tower, Caravaca de la Cruz, Concepción, Don Mario, Fajardo Battery, Las Fuentes Tower, Galeras Fort, Jorquera Tower, Mora Tower, Moro Tower, Los Moros Fort, Navidad Fort, Negro Tower, Rame Tower, La Represa Tower, Ressemblanc Tower, Rey Moro, Rubia Tower, San Julián Fort and Vaillo Tower.

October 1, 2016

Two complete new countries were added! Bahrain with 5 forts: Abu Mahir, Arad, Bahrain, Shaikh Salman bin Ahmed Al Fateh and Tylos. And Qatar with 19 sites: Barzan Towers, Al Bida Tower, Castle Gardens Compound, Al Khor Fort and Towers, Al Koot Fort, Al Markhiyah Tower, Al Rakayat Fort, Al Rayyan Fort and residence, Al Shamal SC Stadium, Al Shaqab Fort, Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim Al Thani Museum, Al Thaqab Fort, Umm Salal Muhammad Fort, Al Wakrah Fort, Waqif Tower, Zekreet Fort and Al Zubarah Fort.

September 26, 2016

And again an update. Sites in Germany this time; Bertrada Castle, Blankenheim Castle, Bruch Castle, Franco's Tower, Freudenkoppe Castle, Glaadt Castle, The Haller, Kerpen Castle, Kronenburg Castle, the Manderscheid Lower Castle and Upper Castle, Monschau Castle, Neublankenheim Castle, Ramstein Castle, Reifferscheid Castle, Schönecken Castle, Ulmen Castle and Wildenburg Castle.

September 21, 2016

A large French update this time; Avully Castle, Bailleul Castle, Bois-Cornillé Castle, Bois-du-Loup Castle, Boulogne-sur-Mer Castle, Brignac Castle, Caen Castle, Cerny-lès-Bucy Tower, Crèvecœur Castle, Esnes Castle, Etang Castle, La Folie Castle, Guise Castle, Haucourt Tower, Les Huches Tower, Lallaing Castle, Luttange Castle, Nicolas d'Avesnes Castle, Aux Puces Tower, Rambures Castle, Vaurseine Tower, Villequier-Aumont Castle, Volkrange Castle, Voyaux Castle and Wiège-Faty Castle.

August 25, 2016

Again an update. Sites in Northern Ireland this time; Old Castle Archdale, Castle Archdale Tower, Castle Balfour, Belfast Castle, Crevenish Castle, Old Crom Castle, Derg Castle, O'Doherty Tower, Kirkistown Castle, Kirlish Castle, Necarne Castle, Quintin Castle and Scrabo Tower.

July 28, 2016

Finally a new update. Dutch fortifications this time. Five forts: Buitensluis, Hell, Prins FrederikSabina and Vuren. Five castles: Asten, Beverweerd, Gouda, Schaesberg and Sterkenburg. And Guelders Tower.