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Number: 3510
Continent: Africa
Region: West
Place Names: Ghana, Fort Dixcove, Fort Dickscove
Year of Origin: 1748
Title: V? du fort de Dickscove, tir? de Smith. Zuid-gezigt van't Engelsse Fort te Dixkove, getrokken uit Smith. ('s Gravenhage,
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Language: Dutch
Publish Origin: Amsterdam
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Size Class.: Medium
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Publisher: Jacob van der Schley
Other Contributors: Smith
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Notes: [PENDING ARRIVAL , source GERT JAN BESTEBREURTJE ] From: 'Historische beschrijving der reizen.' - Fort Dixcove in Ghana: 'No other European station resisted as many sieges as the English fort at Dixcove. Its architectural transformations are remarkable, and exceptionally wel documented, while a thorough restoration, undertaken in 1954, has given opportunity to examine almost every portion of the structure' ; Slave trade ;(Lawrence, Trade castles & forts of West Africa, p.292).
Last updated: Dec 10, 2018