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Sergei Zybin
04-06-2011, 11:59 PM
Most of city-maps created here are in european and more rare - arabian/asian style. Today I want show you some more uncommon stuff - medieval russian towns/fortresses, what were mostly from wood and possesed their own unique architecture and planning. May be this helpful for someone.

City of Novgorod:
http://historic.ru/books/item/f00/s00/z0000133/pic/000005.jpg

Wooden wall - "tyn":
http://www.archidesignfrom.ru/uploads/posts/2010-04/1270300569_2d1712-4.jpg

Fortifications of Cheboksary:
http://img-fotki.yandex.ru/get/5207/is-4b.1b/0_539b9_96fae4f9_XL

Small guard post:
http://www.russ-center.ru/myupload/gazeta/1/ostrog.jpg

Fortress of Kaluga:
http://www.etomesto.ru/i/about/kaluga-map.jpg

Fort of Sayany:
http://bg-znanie.ru/articles/13284/nvs7.gif

Fort of Berdsk:
http://berdsk.orthodoxy.ru/history/ostrog_berdsk.jpg

Udin, fort and town:
http://www.baikaltrav.narod.ru/u-u/istf/ostrog3.jpg

Miniature:
http://i062.radikal.ru/0910/c5/97f878bc5dfc.jpg

Survived (XX century) tower:
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q102/viktorianec/belsk.jpg

Ascension
04-07-2011, 12:08 AM
Good stuff. Bird's eye view, towns n forts, line art...good stuff.

Ryan K
04-07-2011, 12:52 AM
This is a very helpful resource.