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Matrera castle

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: María Jesús Redondo
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Feb 24, 2017 03:27 PM History
Castillo de Matrera is a Spanish castle that originally dates to the ninth century and is located in the northeast of the province of Cádiz. It belonged to the kingdom of Alfonso X (in the thirteenth century). Today it is located in the municipality of Villamartín.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

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settlement, fort, tower


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María Jesús Redondo, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Matrera castle: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2017 <> [accessed: 03 August 2020]

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