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Casemates du Bock, Luxembourg. Cliffside fortifications built between 1644 and 1746 variously by the Spanish, French, and Austrians. The fortifications offered a commanding view of teh Alzette River valley. Dismantled following the Treaty of London of 1867. Note cannon portals.

 

Part of the City of Luxembourg: its Old Quarters and Fortifications UNESCO World Heritage site.

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Taken on October 1, 2014