Fincastle Fort is located at the highest point in the city of Nassau. It was a castle built by Governor Dunmore in 1793. It was in the shape of a ship and had three cannons. Step up the stairs to the castle, and you can enjoy the panoramic view. The magnificent pink buildings of Atlantis on the opposite side of the paradise island and the several large cruise ships anchored in the bay have a panoramic view. The scenery is pleasant!
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The castle castle is a very important building. This castle is quite unique. It is a place with a long history. It is also a good place to defend against pirates in history. You can feel a lot of military items when you visit here.
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The entire castle is built on a very open place on the cliff. The main function of this castle is to resist the attacks of pirates in ancient times. There are solid students around the castle, and there are many teachers' cannons from the walls.
The exterior of the castle is not square, and the exterior walls are smoky and have a sense of history. There are three cannons and railroad tracks, which were movable back then. The photos in the showroom show the life of the soldiers. An army establishment was established in 1795. The castle was managed by British and white Indian soldiers, and the black soldiers were incorporated into another army. Under the British colonial rule, the soldiers guarding the castle lived in simple barracks. In addition to training, they had to work hard. The castle has not been attacked in history. Tickets to the castle are $1. The water tower is closed and cannot be boarded. From a distance, the water tower is tall, and it was the commanding height of the city. From the castle, you can see buses 1, 8, 21, and 15 not far away. Going further is the Octagonal Public Library. Fort Fincastle is located at the first intersection to the east of the public library.
Climb to Fincastle Castle, a famous old castle in the Bahamas with a tall white tower. In the basement of the castle, you can walk along the steps to the top, and watch the surrounding scenes very freely.
Climb the famous Queen’s Stairs (Queen’s Stairs) to Fort Fincastle (Fincastle), which was built around 1793 by Lord Dunmore to protect the city and roads. The fortress has three 12- to 32-pound cannons, and the base has rails. It could be moved and turned back then. The castle has not been attacked in history. The Bahamas established an army establishment in 1795. The castle was managed by British and white Indian soldiers, and the black soldiers were incorporated into another army. There are several showrooms in the castle, showing the life of the soldiers in those days. The soldiers guarding the castle lived in simple barracks under British colonial rule. In addition to training, there were hard labor. The fort also has a TheWaterTower (water tower). This 38.5-meter-high tap water tower was funded by the US government to build in 1928. It was used to maintain the water pressure on the island and provide drinking water for the entire island. Later, the number of people on the island increased. If the amount of water is insufficient, the water will be introduced into the island, and the water tower will become a sightseeing spot. Now the water tower is closed and cannot be climbed up.