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Martello Tower
Fort Beaufort, Eastern Cape

ROYAL ENGINEERS: Architect

Date:n.d.
Type:Fortifications
Status:Extant
Street:20 Bell Street

 


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Coordinates:
32°46'44.18" S 26°38'07.45" E

One of three Martello towers built in South Africa, the others being in Cape Town and Simonstown.

Now a Provincial Heritage Site

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.


Writings about this entry

Alberts, Paul. 1992. South African military buildings photographed : an historical heritage. Cape Town: The Gallery Press. pg 36
Richardson, Deidré. 2001. Historic Sites of South Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers. pg 17