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Gyz Galasy

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Identification

Gyz Galasy
Maiden's Tower
222635

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Structure in General

observation tower
existing [completed]

Facts

  • The thickness of the walls at the foundation is 5 metres, and in the upper part 4 metres.
  • The construction date of the Maiden Tower has not been fixed, but often it is often ascribed to the 12th Century AD.
  • In 1964 the Maiden Tower became a museum, and since 2000 it has been included in the UNESCO list of monuments.
  • There is a 21 m deep well inside the tower, cut in the rock to the water-bearing stratum from the third tier.

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Location

Ichari-Shahar fortress
Sabail
Baku
Absheron
Azerbaijan

Technical Data

91.86 ft
52.49 ft
8
1960
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