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1) castle. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Fortification of towns had been in practice since antiquity, but in the 9th cent. feudal lords began to develop the private fortress-residence known as the castle....

2) Castle, Vernon, and Irene Foote. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Irene Foote, 1893-1969, husband-and-wife dance team. Vernon Castle was an English dancer, who studied civil engineering before turning to the stage and making his...

3) Morro Castle. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Spanish in 1589 to protect the city from buccaneers. The fort was also used as a prison. Morro Castle was captured by the British under Sir George Pocock in 1762....

4) Habsburg, castle, Switzerland. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Aargau canton, N Switzerland, near the Aare River. Built c.1030, it served during the 12th and 13th cent. as the seat of the counts of Habsburg or Hapsburg, whose...

5) Montezuma Castle National Monument. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Montezuma Castle National Monument, 858 acres (347 hectares), central Ariz.; est. 1906. Montezuma Castle, built c.1250, is a 5-story, 20-room dwelling perched high...

6) New Castle. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...New Castle, 1 City (1990 pop. 4,837), New Castle co, N Del. on the Delaware River. Chemicals, paint, shoes, and steel products are made there, and it is a major book...

7) Maiden Castle. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Maiden Castle, prehistoric fortress, Dorset, S England, near Dorchester. The finest earthwork in the British Isles, c.120 acres (50 hectares) in area, is there. Two...

8) Castle Pinckney. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Castle Pinckney, fortification at the harbor entrance of Charleston, S.C.; built in 1797, when war with France seemed imminent; named for the American diplomat Charles...

9) Castle Clinton National Monument. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Castle Clinton National Monument, see Battery, the....

10) Castle Shannon. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Castle Shannon, residential borough (1990 pop. 9,135), Allegheny co., SW Pa., a suburb S of Pittsburgh; inc. 1919....

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