A corner of the courtyard, Elmina Castle, Gold Coast [i.e. Ghana], 1924
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The caption on the reverse reads: 'A Corner of the Courtyard, Elmina Castle, Gold Coast. Elmina, the finest of the old forts on the Gold Coast, was originally constructed by Diego d'Azamboja from materials brought from Portugal in 1482. It was captured by the Dutch in 1637 and eventually ceded to Great Britain in 1872'.
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Duplicate at Y30448L/79.
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