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  Sveti Skhoveli, the ramparts
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      Sveti Skhoveli, the ramparts
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  • Sveti Skhoveli, the ramparts - Mts'khet'a
      Sveti Skhoveli, the ramparts
    by JLBG
 

The cathedral of Sveti Skhoveli (or Svetishoveli or Sveti-Tskhoveli) was built Xth or XIth century, but the ramparts around the cathedral were built in the 18th century to protect it when Georgia was split between several local kings that fought each other

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  • Written Oct 30, 2011
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