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Old February 25th, 2011, 01:48 AM   #1
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Colonial Castles and Forst in Ghana

We all Know that the Ghanaian Coast is lined with numerous slave castles and forts used by the Europeans during the colonial era; Feel free to add a pic.
Please make sure to correctly identify each castle or fort by it's proper name and location.
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Old February 25th, 2011, 02:08 AM   #2
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Fort St. Jago, Elmina


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nice thread man will add some pics for sure
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Old February 25th, 2011, 04:05 AM   #4
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Fort Prinzenstein
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Old February 25th, 2011, 04:30 AM   #7
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the pasture in the last picture looks so edible...
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Elmina Castle (Elmina) (built in 1482) it is the oldest slave castle in Ghana. also one of about 7 castles in Ghana listed as a World Heritage Sites (UNESCO)



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Fort Jago seen from Elmina Castle
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More pics on Elmina castle
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Fort Metal Cross (Dixcove)

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Fort Kongenstein- Ada foah
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ussher fort
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