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Shajiao Fort

Shajiao Mountain, Humen Town, Dongguan 511700, China
0769-5563429
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worth the trouble to get there and see the places the British and the Chinese had the stand off... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Michael S
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Brisbane, Australia
Out of the way but worth a visit

This fort overlooks a section of the Pearl River, hence has strategic importance. Sadly, this... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2016
requedieu
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Paris, France
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Shajiao Mountain, Humen Town, Dongguan 511700, China
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0769-5563429
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

worth the trouble to get there and see the places the British and the Chinese had the stand off during the Opium wars

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This fort overlooks a section of the Pearl River, hence has strategic importance. Sadly, this advantage was not successfully used by the Qing Dynasty during the First Anglo-Chinese War of 1839–42. [There were many other issues involved, hence The Opium War is a commonly used...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2011

Being a history Buff, I always try to locate any historical place in the cities I am visiting. This time while in southern China, I located an obscure historical fort. I'll be honest-finding this place was a chore. The local driver I had never heard...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2016
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