Qal'ah-i Ardashir
Qal'ah-i Ardashir, Iran
A fortress next to Qala‘ah-i Dukhtar  on a rocky height near the modern city of Kerman. Qala‘ah-i Ardashir is about 300-350 meters above the surrounding plain. Both of these fortresses were made by Ardashir I in the 3rd century CE. 


Sources:

de Planhol, Xavier and Bernard Hourcade. “KERMAN ii. Historical Geography.” Encyclopædia Iranica, XVI/3, pp. 251-265. Available online at http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/kerman-historical-geography (accessed on September 20 2019). 

IranShahrPedia: Encyclopedia of Iranian Architectural History entry: http://iranshahrpedia.com/view/15773. Archived site (September 16, 2019): http://archive.is/66S5a

Registration number in Fihrist-i Asar-i Milli-i Iran: 524. Registered 01/01/1345 (Solar Hijri)

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Location
Qal'ah-i Ardashir, Iran
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Events
3rd C.
Style Periods
Variant Names
قلعه اردشیر
Original
Qal'ah-i Ardashir
Transliterated
Qal'a-yi Ardashir
Alternate transliteration
Qal'eh-e Ardashir
Alternate transliteration
Qal'eh-ye Ardashir
Alternate transliteration
Building Usages
citadel
military
fortifications
military