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Address: Route National No 2., Zanglais, Haiti

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300-year-old French-built fort

You need to hire a boat, either a dugout canoe or a small motor launch, to visit Fort Anglais. Constructed in 1702 to protect French Haiti from the English in Jamaica, it was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 November 2014
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Port-au-Prince, Haiti
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2014

You need to hire a boat, either a dugout canoe or a small motor launch, to visit Fort Anglais. Constructed in 1702 to protect French Haiti from the English in Jamaica, it was overrun by the British in 1748. The fort is in ruins and overgrown with trees and plants; an archeologist could settle in happily for years, but the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2012

Fort des Anglais i sthe sister fort to Fort des Olivier and its British counterpart. Located on an islet just about 10 minutes by motor boat, the fort outline and chambers are relatively well preserved considerng the ravages of the past 200+ years of exposure to sea salt, weather, hurricanes, etc. Well worth the trip when in the area of... More 

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