Baladeh, Mazandaran

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Baladeh is located in Iran
Coordinates: 36°12′07″N 51°48′36″E / 36.20194°N 51.81000°E / 36.20194; 51.81000Coordinates: 36°12′07″N 51°48′36″E / 36.20194°N 51.81000°E / 36.20194; 51.81000
Country  Iran
Province Mazandaran
County Nur
Bakhsh Baladeh
Population (2006)
 • Total 1,134
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)

Baladeh[1] (Persian: بلده‎) is a city and capital of Baladeh District of Nur County, Mazandaran Province, Iran. Baladeh is situated on the Noor River. At the 2006 census, its population was 1,134, in 339 families.[2]

Baladeh castle[edit]

Baladeh castle

Baladeh castle is one of the important fortress among the other castles in Mazandaran province. The castle was established even in the early Safavid era. It has made on the top of top of mount and can be seen from the city. After the defeat of the Paduspani dynasty, the Safavids seized the castle.[3] It was in use as recently as the 18th century although its origins go back at least to 700 C.E.[3]


Takor religious ceremony position
Nesen village
2004 Baladeh earthquake

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Baladeh, Mazandaran can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "-3054927" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".
  2. ^ "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". Islamic Republic of Iran. Archived from the original (Excel) on 2011-11-11. 
  3. ^ a b "Baladeh Castle in Noor" Iran Tourism and Touring Online

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