Puerta Real and Revellin de Real (Before), Intramuros, Manila, Philippines pictures from philippines photos on webshots


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    PUERTA REAL & REVELLIN DE REAL – Built in 1663. Used exclusively by the Governor-General for state occasions. Original gate at right side of the Baluarte de San Andres and faced the village of Bagumbayan. Destroyed during the British invasion in 1762. Old gate walled in and chambers converted into powder magazines. Present Puerta Real and ravelin constructed in 1780.


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