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Tower in Yuxary Askipara village

The tower situated in Yuxary Askipara village, on the right bank of the Chogaz river. It is square in shape. The length of each side is 8 m. The upper part of the tower destroyed. However, according to the remains, we can tell that its inner part used to be five-storey. The storeys were connected with wooden ladders. The first floor is at 2 m height from the current ground level. It is assumed that it was initially 5 m height. In this kind of constructions, the first floor was connected to the second one with the ladder, as usual.

There are embrasures at 1.3 m height on each storey of tower for fighters to shoot through them at enemies. This tower is a rare and significant example of the medieval Azeri defence installations.

Currently, the tower is located on the territory occupied by Armenians.