Castle of Africa

Fort Goede Hoop, Ghana

Fort de Goede Hoop or Fort Good Hope was a fort on the Dutch Gold Coast, established in 1667 near Senya Beraku. The Dutch had already had a lodge in S

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Fort Metal Cross

Fort Metal Cross, originally Fort Dixcove, is a military structure in Dixcove, Ghana. Brandenburg-Prussia started building Fort Groß Friedrichsburg ab

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Fort San Sebastian

Fort San Sebastian located in Shama, Ghana is the third oldest fortification in Ghana. == History == It was built by the Portuguese from 1520 to 152

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Cape Coast Castle

Cape Coast Castle is one of about forty "slave castles", or large commercial forts, built on the Gold Coast of West Africa (now Ghana) by European tra

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Osu Castle

Osu Castle, also known as Fort Christiansborg or simply the Castle, is a castle located in Osu, Accra, Ghana on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean's Gulf

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Fortress of Muxima

The Fortress of Muxima, built of stone and mortar in 1599, is situated in the Bengo Province of Angola next to the Cuanza River. == History == Foun

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Aniba (Nubia)

Aniba was a village in Nubia, about 230 km south of Aswan. The place is today flooded by the Lake Nasser. In ancient times it was an important town an

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Fasil Ghebbi

Fasil Ghebbi (Royal Enclosure) is the remains of a fortress-city within Gondar, Ethiopia. It was founded in the 17th century by Emperor Fasilides (Fas

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Duwisib Castle

Duwisib Castle, sometimes spelt Duwiseb or Duweseb, is a grand pseudo-medieval looking fortress in the hills of the semi-arid Southern Namib region of

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Borj Nord

Borj Nord or Burj al-Shamal (Arabic: برج الشمال‎), Al-Burj ash-Shamali (Arabic: البرج الشمالي‎) is a fort in the city of Fez, Morocco. It was first es

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Babylon Fortress

Babylon Fortress (Arabic: حصن بابليون‎; Coptic: ⲡⲁⲃⲓⲗⲱⲛ or Ⲃⲁⲃⲩⲗⲱⲛ) was an ancient fortress in the Nile Delta, located in the area known today as Copt

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São Sebastião Museum

São Sebastião Museum is a museum, housed in a 16th century fortress in the city of São Tomé, São Tomé and Príncipe. It lies in the northeastern part o

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Fort São Sebastião

The Fort of São Sebastião lies at the northern end of Stone Town on the Island of Mozambique. It is the oldest complete fort still standing in sub-Sa

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Fortress of São Miguel

Fortaleza de São Miguel or Saint Michael Fortress was a Portuguese fortress built in Luanda, Angola. São Miguel fort was built in 1576 by Paulo Dias d

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Fortaleza de Santo António da Ponta da Mina

Fortaleza de Santo António da Ponta da Mina or Forte de Ponta da Mina is a ruined fort located east of the island capital Santo António in the island

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