Chingrikhali Fort, Diamond Harbour

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Chingrikhali Fort, Diamond Harbour: Also known as the Diamond Harbour Fort, the Chingrikhali Fort is reminiscent of the Portuguese Pirates who built this fort during the 1600s when they conquered the Diamond Harbour and made it their base for their network of conquered countries. The Portuguese utilized this Fort to stay at as well as a warehouse for all their trade-commodities and ammunition. The Fort once had 7 underground rooms and 5 canons of which little remains to be seen today.

Currently, the Fort lies in ruins on the banks of River Hooghly and your takeaway from this site is photographs of an old ruined Fort.


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It would be more helpful if more detailed information can be provided about the history of Chingrikhali Fort.... added by   Jyotishka Sircar on Jun 14 2013
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