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Summary

Valarshakert

Class:

  • City
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Chadas Station

Chadas Station

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The ancient and medieval town of Valarshakert (Vałaršakert), later known as Alaškert, and Eleşkirt. The latter name was transferred later to the increasingly more important district center to the southwest, and the settlement under the old fortified city is now known as Toprakkale.