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Portuguese Malacca

Rui de Brito Patalim in a junk (Junk (ship)) from Pegu. The expedition was accompanied by five other junks. Álvares himself was accompanied by two other Portuguese mariners. Porter, Jonathan. 1996 (1996). Macau, the Imaginary City: Culture and Society, 1557 to the Present. Westview Press. ISBN 0813337496 File:A Famosa Fortress, Melaka.jpg thumb left 240px alt Stained ruin of a stone building, showing a central arch


Federated Malay States

, British Malaya DATE OF DEATH April 23, 2006 thumb left 240px alt Stained ruin of a stone building, showing a central arch, flanked by two columns, with a stone relief above the arch, also flanked by two columns, and a second free-standing arch perched on the very top of the ruin. A Famosa (File:A Famosa Fortress, Melaka.jpg) fortress in Malacca was built by the Portuguese in the 16th century. In 1511 Malacca was conquered by Portugal (Portuguese Malacca), ref name "


North Borneo

of a stone building, showing a central arch, flanked by two columns, with a stone relief above the arch, also flanked by two columns, and a second free-standing arch perched on the very top of the ruin. A Famosa fortress in Malacca was built by the Portuguese in the 16th century. In 1511 Malacca was conquered by Portugal (Portuguese Malacca), after which it was taken by the Dutch (Dutch Malacca) in 1641. In 1786 the British Empire established


Straits Settlements

traditionally been fuelled by its natural resources, but is expanding in the sectors of science, tourism, commerce and medical tourism. thumb left 240px alt Stained ruin of a stone building, showing a central arch, flanked by two columns, with a stone relief above the arch, also flanked by two columns, and a second free-standing arch perched on the very top of the ruin. A Famosa (File:A Famosa Fortress, Melaka.jpg) fortress in Malacca was built by the Portuguese in the 16th century. In 1511


Prince George, British Columbia

1986, coinciding with Expo'86 and 150 years of rail travel in Canada. The museum has one of the largest vintage rail collections in the province, including vintage rail cars, locomotives and historical buildings. Most of the museum pieces are located outdoors on the lot. Some historical buildings include a building showing the advancement of the telephone and a building that was once a train stop. There is also old firetrucks and forestry equipment. As well, there is a mini-train


Bristol

Theatre Royal complex thumb alt A long two-storey building with 4 cranes in front on the quayside. Two tugboats are moored at the quay. Site of the former Bristol Industrial Museum (File:Bristol pw from ms.jpg), now the M Shed File:Banksy-ps.jpg thumb alt A painting on a building showing a naked man hanging by one hand from a window sill. A man in a suit looks out of the window, shading his eyes with his right hand, behind him stands a woman in her underwear. One of many Banksy


Singapore

, Melaka.jpg thumb left 240px alt Stained ruin of a stone building, showing a central arch, flanked by two columns, with a stone relief above the arch, also flanked by two columns, and a second free-standing arch perched on the very top of the ruin. A Famosa fortress in Malacca was built by the Portuguese in the 16th century. In 1511 Malacca was conquered by Portugal (Portuguese Malacca), after which it was taken by the Dutch (Dutch Malacca) in 1641


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