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Angga Roni Priambodo   14 November 2016 14:40



6. Fort Vastenburg

In the heart of Solo, Central Java, Vastenburg was built on the orders of Governor General Baron Van Imhoff in 1745.

7. Fort Willem II

Named after the Dutch king, this fort built in 1786 in Ungaran, Central Java, was the temporary detention point to anti-colonialist hero Prince Diponegoro before he was exiled.

8. Fort Willem I

Named after William I of the Netherlands (1772 – 1843), this fort was completed under Governor General Johannes van den Bosch.

9. Fort Erfprins

Surrounded by steep walls, this majestic abandoned fort is in Bangkalan, Madura.

10. Fort van den Bosch

Built in 1839 in Ngawi, East Java, Fort van den Bosch was a Dutch defence station built to fight the resistance led by Wirotani. 

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