British Empire Article

Siyu Fort, Pate Island

Siyu fort on Pate Island was one that was actually built by the local population rather than to have it imposed on them by invaders or outsiders. It was built in the 19th century and was gazetted by the British authorities in 1958 as a "National Monument".

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