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The desk-like roofs were built with the slopes oriented towards the interior side. Thus, they were placed in a dead angle as to the enemy and, at the same time, they allowed flushing the castle's drains to supply the cisterns in the bailey and save the water in case of siege.

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  • Written Aug 1, 2006
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