Swiny (Schweinhaus)

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Country:  Poland Founder:  Knights familly: Swinka (ger. Swyn, schwein)
Region:  Dolnoslaskie (Silesia Inferior, Nederschlesien)
Building structure:  Donjon in curtain wall
Place:  Swiny Castle type:  Rock castle
Era:  Condition:  Ruined/Partly remained
Description:  Castle built by Silesian knights, rebuilt in renaissance in 16th century, ruined by Russians in 1726 and fire in 1876, duringWWII it was used as a German war factory
Location:  Latitude: 50.939372
Longitude: 16.113841

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