A view at the Montelbaans tower from the Pepperbridge, a road- and drawbridge from 1929. The tower was built in 1516 as part of the Walls of Amsterdam for thr purpose of defending the city and the harbour. The top half, designd by Hendrick de Keyser was extended to its current, decorative form in 1606. Since then the tower is 48 m high.
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