Images of the Gold Coast (West Africa), 1870-1890   

Castle of St. George d'Elmina from the North

Castle of St. George d'Elmina from the North Object Name: Castle of St. George d'Elmina from the North
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Code: 0002 4067
Category: Castle St. George and the town of Elmina

The castle of St. George d'Elmina, from 1637 to 1872 headquarters of the Netherlands Possessions on the Coast of Guinea. The photo's show the castle from the West, the East, and the North. The middle picture shows the main entrance with drawbridge and main buildings.