Notes on the Geography of Malaysia: Melaka Take Two: Photo 29
Busy destroying the wall, the British caught themselves just in time, saved this gate, and posted this plaque: "The only remaining part of the ancient fortress of Malacca built by Alfonso D'Albuquerque and by him named Famosa. 1511. Near this stood the bastion of Santiago."
Short link for this page: http://www.greatmirror.com?justpic=32634
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