Monthly Archives: May 2010

THE LONESOME BATAVIA’S LIGHTHOUSE IN MUARABARU

“…Batavia itself, nothing but a white chalked lighthouse is visible, then a small fortress hidden behind earthen walls and at the end of a small canal…” Gevers Deynot, Herinneringen Eener Reis Naar Nederlandsch Indie in 1862, 1864.“At the end of one of these moles, or walls, stands a small white lighthouse, indicating the way of […]