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Type: Archaeological monuments Date of Foundation: 15 century Status: Regional value Logoisk, Komsomolskaya street

The center of the ancient Logoisk is Site of ancient castle , or Castle Hill . It is located on the right bank of the river in Logoisk Hayn Park. Now it is a city park of culture and recreation. At a high earthen shaft was well-fortified fortress.

Castle in Logoisk was a powerful stronghold on the southern borders of the Principality of Polotsk. He was on the shortest path between Polotsk and the southernmost city estates Vseslav Charodej - Mensk. This location contributed to the growth of the city. Castle surrounded by moat depth of 22 m and a width of 32 meters he was filled with water from rivers and coastal Krynica. The castle was destroyed during the war with the Swedes.

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Address Logoisk, Komsomolskaya street GPS Google: 54.20401′ N, 27.847917′ E