ⓘ Fortress of São João Baptista (Angra do Heroísmo)

                                     

ⓘ Fortress of São João Baptista (Angra do Heroismo)

The Fortress of São João Baptista, also known as the Fort of São Filipe or Fort of Monte Brasil is a historic fortress and defensive emplacement, located in the civil parish of Se, municipality of Angra do Heroismo in the Portuguese island of Terceira, archipelago of the Azores.

                                     
  • municipality of Angra do Heroismo on the island of Terceira in the Azores. The population in 2011 was 955, in an area of 1.65 km². It is one of the smallest
  • Angra do Heroismo on the island of Terceira, Portuguese archipelago of the Azores. The anchorage is the oldest wharf in Angra do Heroismo established
  • of the Fortress of São João Baptista Bartolomeu Ferraz first presented his recommendations to John III of Portugal in 1543 for the fortification of the
  • peninsula of Monte Brasil, in the civil parish Se, in the municipality of Angra do Heroismo along the southern coast of Terceira, Portuguese archipelago of the
  • 1821, for leading a Liberal uprising at the Fortress of São João Baptista Sources Angra do Heroismo Janela do Atlantico entre a Europa e o Novo Mundo in
  • defenses of the Fortress of São João Baptista it was also known as the Fort Redoubt of Benedict the Moor Portuguese: Forte Reduto de São Benedito do Monte
  • received the title of Captain - major of Angra do Heroismo on 27 April 1646 for his faithful service to the Crown. Notes João de Bettencourt de Vasconcelos
  • Wharf of Silveira Portuguese: Cais da Silveira is situated in the Bay of Fanal, in the civil parish of São Pedro, in the municipality of Angra do Heroismo
  • of Portuguese India and Governor - general of Portuguese Mozambique, deputy and Peer of the realm. He was born at Fortress of São João Baptista Angra do
  • of the Church are the coastal ruins of a 16th - century fort situated in the civil parishof São Mateus da Calheta, municipality of Angra do Heroismo
  • parish of Vila de São Sebastião, in the municipality of Angra do Heroismo on the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores. The Fort of Greta was a fortification
  • municipality of Angra do Heroismo in the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores. The manor was constructed by the Majorat and Captain - major of Angra João de Bettencourt
  • of Ma Ferramenta Portuguese: Forte da Ma Ferramenta near the port of the civil parish of São Mateus da Calheta, municipality of Angra do Heroismo