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The Castle of Blanca

Cerro de la Peña Negra
30540 -Blanca-

Spanish name: Castillo de Blanca
Castles in the Valley of Ricote

The Castle of  Blanca Initially built betwenn the 11th and 12th Centuries by the Saracens it was enlarged later on. It reached special importance in the 13th Century. The masonry work is reinforced with abutments and lateral props. In times of splendour it had 12m towers, two wings and crenellated terrace, arch windows and loopholes. Curiously, the central fortified tower is not solid.

You can also check our Guide of Castles in Murcia

The Castle of  Blanca
The Castle of  Blanca
The Castle of  Blanca
The Castle of  Blanca
The Castle of  Blanca
The Castle of  Blanca
The Castle of  Blanca
The Castle of  Blanca
The Castle of  Blanca
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