1711 - The Siege

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Sizes and distances

Pla de Bergús to Cardona; 7km > 2 hours (5 minutes by car)
Malagarriga to Cardona: 5km > 1,5 hours
Prats de Rei to Cardona: 62 km > 16 hours (once the pathway was opened)

Reaching distance of the cannons: 700/800 meters
Reaching distance of a bullet: 100 meters
Riffle shots per minute: 1 (the most skilled ones)

Height of the castle regarding the village:
100 meters (including the height of the watchtower La Minyona).

Area of the siege:
3 km2 (300 hectares)