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Burg Castle (Solingen)

Burg Castle (Solingen)
Burg Castle (Solingen)

Burg Castle (German: Schloss Burg), located in Burg an der Wupper (Solingen), is the largest reconstructed castle in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany and a popular tourist attraction. Its early history is closely connected to the growth of the Duchy of Berg.

Linguistically, "Schloss Burg" would be translated as "palace castle" - a tautology, yet in German "Schloss" refers to a representative building and "Burg" to a fortification - an oxymoron.

[ Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schloss_Burg_(Solingen) ]

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