Turning


    1. Turning Castle
      Forbidden Castle

      A tower in the land of the Knight of the Burning Dragon found in Perlesvaus.

      Supposedly designed by Vergil, it spun around on its axis. Copper archers fired bolts from its battlements. Perceval destroyed all its magic by attacking it, and its people were liberated.


    2. Turning Castle
      Le Chastel Tomoiant, - Tornoiant, - Tournoyier; Castell Tornoyier; Chastel Tornoaint, Tornoyant, Tornoyer

      Castles that rotate on an axis are a common theme in Celtic literature. Guinebal, Lancelotís uncle, sets one spinning in the Perilous Forest in the Vulgate Merlin, and another is mentioned in the Livre díArtus.


    3. Turning Isle
      l'Isle Tomoiant, - Torneant, - Tornoiant; Isle of Turnance, Turnaunce

      An island. [More]