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The Château de Loches is a castle located in the département of Indre-et-Loire in the Loire valley in France; it was constructed in the 9th century. Built some 500 metres (1,600 ft) above the Indre River, the huge castle, famous mostly for its massive square keep, dominates the town of Loches. The castle was captured by King Philip II of France in 1204.

Le château de Loches est un château situé dans le département de l'Indre-et-Loire, dans le Val de Loire en France. Il a été bâti au ixe siècle. Édifié environ 500 mètres au-dessus de l'Indre, le château, connu principalement pour son imposant donjon carré, domine la ville de Loches.

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