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Bastion Of Weavers

Address: ul. Krzywoustego, Stargard Szczeciński

The name of the towers has adopted here that in case of a possible conflict between the walls of the Pyrzycką gate episode a bastion of weavers, had wash defended just by the features of the weavers. Since the 18th century, in the premises of the former Dungeon began to store ice, then it also and weaving the second name Ice Tower.

The façade has a decoration with glazed brick, put in the town in the part of the square and diamond in the cylindrical part. In the basement is a Dungeon prison, and the whole tower inside is divided into eight levels, adapted to the observation and defense.

At the end of the 19th century, when the process was launched to demolish substantial parts of the ramparts of the tower was to be demolished, as it was in the middle of the Koenigstr. (German. Royal, now Krzywousty). Eventually, prevailed the opinion of those who wanted to keep the most valuable elements of the walls of the city.

Between 1992-1993 monuments conservation workshop "Castle" from Szczecin carried out the renovation of the tower. As part of the restoration works bricked up damaged portions of the terraces, lists back toward the brick, supplemented by weld and made missing close to enter the tower.

In the year 2006 the Tower along with a dozen other stargardzkimi monuments has been incorporated to the European Route of brick Gothic.