Tranquebar

TRANQUEBAR (TARANGAMBADI)

TRANQUEBAR (TARANGAMBADI)

The brick wall, which encircled this town, is now in ruins. The river fortifications of this town was founded by Ore Gedde on behalf of the Danish East India Company in 1620 A.D. built close to the sea in Gothic style, it became the property of the king of Denmark in 1624 A.D. In 1825 it was ceded to the English East India Company.

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