Gaujiena Castle

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Gaujiena Castle
Vidzeme, Latvia
Atsele ordulinnus 4.jpg
Type Castle
Site information
Open to
the public
Condition Ruins
Site history
Built 1236-1238

Gaujiena Castle (German: Schloss Adsel; Estonian: Atsele ordulinnus) is a castle in the historical region of Vidzeme, in northern Latvia. It was built between 1236 and 1238. Severely damaged in 1702 during the Great Northern War, the structure was abandoned.

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Zarāns, Alberts (2006). Latvijas pilis un muižas. Castles and manors of Latvia (in Latvian and English). Riga. ISBN 9984-785-05-X. OCLC 72358861. 

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Coordinates: 57°30′44″N 26°23′42″E / 57.5121°N 26.3951°E / 57.5121; 26.3951