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The graphics below are thumbnails unless otherwise noted. Click the link to go to a full-sized version of the image, which you can download by right-clicking and selecting the appropriate option from the pop-up menu. All graphics are transparent .gifs.
The towering spires of this palace look like something out of a fairy-tale. It isn't based on any particular castle, but castles with similar towers and rooftops were built during the late Middle Ages. The full-sized version of this graphic is 156 x 201 pixels.
This imposing fortress was inspired by Pembroke Castle
. The full-sized version is 293 x 269 pixels; it's also available in a smaller version
(147 x 134 pixels).
This stout and sturdy structure is based on a tower at Castle Usk
. The full-sized version measures 177 x 242 pixels.
Blarney Castle was the inspiration for this towering edifice. The full-sized version is 202 x 254 pixels.
This mighty tower and arched gate was inspired by the entryway to Ashford Castle. The full-sized version measures 176 x 197 pixels.
The jaunty roofs and rambling buildings here are based on the fortifications at Kamianets-Podilsky. The full-sized version is 298 x 206 pixels; it's also available in a smaller version
(149 x 106 pixels).
The towers and window designs were inspired by those at Chepstow Castle
. The full-sized version measures 394 x 255 pixels; a smaller version
(200 x 131 pixels) is also available.
This icon is displayed actual size (46 x 45 pixels). It is also available in dark gray
, all the same size.
This icon is also displayed actual size: 24 x 31 pixels. It is available in brown
Castle walls make more interesting page breaks than plain old horizontal rules. These come in two sizes (390 x 38 and 490 x 38 pixels) and ten colors. Click the link to visit a page with all 20 versions.
This textured background is light enough for most text to show up clearly. The full-sized version is 158 x 70 pixels; or, you can use the thumbnail (120 x 53 pixels) for smaller bricks.