Category: Castles

CASTLE REST

CASTLE REST WAS BUILT IN THE LATE 1800s BY George M. Pullman, inventor of the Pullman rail- road sleeping car. The castle, located on an island near Alexandria Bay, New …

BODINE CASTLE

BODINE CASTLE, FORMERLY LOCATED ON VERNON Boulevard in Long Island City, was erected in 1840 as a modified Gothic revival structure. The castle was constructed of heavy, grey, stone blocks, …

RHODES CASTLE

PRIOR TO 1903, AMES G. RHODES, A WEALTHY FURnirure dealer from Atlanta, Georgia, had traveled extensively in Europe admiring the many castles there, especially those he saw in Germany along …

GREY TOWERS CASTLE

ONE OF THE MOST ARCHITECTURALLY SIGNIFICANT castles in the United States is Grey Towers Castle, located at Glenside, Pennsylvania, a suburb of the city of Philadelphia. The castle was built …

NEMACOLIN CASTLE

NEMACOLIN CASTLE, ALSO KNOWN AS BOWMAN Castle and Nemacolin Towers, is located in historic Brownsville near the Monongahela River, thirty-six miles south of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The castle was constructed in …

SCOTTY’S CASTLE

Walter perry scott was born in 1872, at would go along to handle the horses. This then beCynthiana, Kentucky. His father was a breeder of came the prelude to Scotty’s …