Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth

Posted on September 30, 2020 / 9
Listing Type : Defended Commercial Port
Location : South Africa

For a brief period at the end of the 18th Century Port Elizabeth was designated as a defended commercial port.  Fort Fredrick, the primary fortification had been built by the French at the end of the 18th Century.

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