Middleburg Bastion, Melaka

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The Bastion Middleburg is a bastion in Malacca City, Malacca, Malaysia located at the mouth of Malacca River.HistoryAfter the fall of Portuguese Malacca to the Dutch in 1641, the Dutch carried out new measures to ensure the defense and security of Malacca due to the ongoing threats they received from outside and inside. They fortified the wall of Malacca City to further strengthen the existing city defense left by the Portuguese. The fortification measures involved the construction of a bastion strategically located at the mouth of Malacca River. The construction of the Bastion Middleburg was carried out in 1660.
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  • Melaka River near square, Netherlands. It may have been because the remnants that are much better preserved, such as the repair. You can also climb on, Cannon was mounted.
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  • It is located along the remnants. We have to shoot close to 洞筒, you can also climb to the top of the turret. Remnants of ruins in the area (? ) Was like.
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  • The building is a historical heritage of European colonization, by visiting this place we will be brought memories of how the mood of the moment. This place is a part of World Heritage, we can walk around and enjoy the scenery while you take pictures.
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  • Good historical structure. I was hoping that they put up some lights in this area so people could appreciate the place even at night time.
  • An Iconic Canon Fort in Melaka
  • Historical place
  • 最完好的一座要塞,是荷蘭人在葡萄牙人城堡基礎上增加的一座,似乎被大幅修繕過。
  • 砲塔,總會讓人嚴肅的想到戰爭
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