After being repulsed outside Marienberg the Swedes retired on Valk, while the Russians continued with their siege operation in the snow. On 6th February with little hope of being relieved Marienberg surrendered. The new Russian commander General Nobakstorii determined to use this advantage to maximum effect.
|Marienberg is captured.|
|The castle where Nobakstorii planned his next moves. (from Wikipedia)|
|The surprise move|