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Archaeological Sites in India: Corjuem Fort

14-FEB-2013 13:43

    Name: Corjuem Fort
    Situated: Corjuem Fort is a fortress situated 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) from the village of Aldona on the island of Corjuem, Goa.
    Type: Fortress
    Built: 1705
    Built by: Caetano de Melo e Castro
    In use: Abandoned in 1894
    Current condition: Ruins
    Open to the public: Yes
    Controlled by: Portuguese India
    History: The original occupiers of this Fort were the Bhonsles from the Sawantwadi State.

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