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Old Calabar revisited

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Published by Harris in Enugu, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Calabar (Nigeria)
    • Subjects:
    • Calabar (Nigeria) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by S.O. Jaja, E.O. Erim, B.W. Andah.
      ContributionsJaja, S. O., Erim, E. O., 1943-, Andah, Bassey W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT515.9.C35 O43 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 208 p. :
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1658235M
      ISBN 109782583324
      LC Control Number91220290
      OCLC/WorldCa26661998

      Thoroughbred pedigree for Old Calabar, progeny, and female family reports from the Thoroughbred Horse Pedigree Query. SAVE! See Tripadvisor's Calabar, Cross River State hotel deals and special prices on 30+ hotels all in one spot. Find the perfect hotel within your budget with reviews from real travelers.

      Medicinal plants Antique printColored R BEAN year old t Botany printx ins or 29x22 cm CastafioreOldPrints 5 out of 5 . Calabar Museum, on the hill overlooking the waterfront, in the Old Government House, the former residence of the colonial governor. The building was designed and built in Glasgow and shipped over in pieces. The museum concentrates on the history of Calabar, the region and slavery. It has a larger quantity of original documents relating to Nigeria.

      Sleek spot featuring Caribbean-inspired eats & cocktails, with live music on weekends. The old calabar is the heart of calabar. it is the heart in the sense that, it is where the major traditional and fetish activities of calabar is practiced. The obong of calabar is the head of all other chiefs in calabar, he presides over major issues of the community and has a great involvement in the activities of the state.


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The Calabar River in Cross River State, Nigeria flows from the north past the city of Calabar, joining the larger Cross River about 8 kilometres ( mi) to the south.

The river at Calabar forms a natural harbor deep enough for vessels with a draft of 6 metres (20 ft). The Calabar River was once a major source of slaves brought down from the interior to be shipped west in the Atlantic slave y: Nigeria. page 38 note 1 Horseburgh v.

Bogle, AC9/, High Court of Admiralty of Scotland, National Archives of Scotland. Included in the bundle of documents is Horsburgh's account book of the voyage of the Hannover and letters written by Horsburgh from Old Calabar, Barbados, and St.

Kitts. The letter from Horsburgh to the Glasgow syndicate dated Barbados, 1 Novembermentions his long Cited by: 5. Calabar is often described as the tourism capital of Nigeria, especially due to several initiatives implemented during the Duke Administration (), which made the city the cleanest and environmentally friendliest city in Nigeria.

Administratively, the city is divided into Calabar Municipal and Calabar South Local Government has an area of square kilometres ( sq mi) and Country: Nigeria. Calabar, formerly Old Calabar, town and port, capital of Cross River state, southeastern lies along the Calabar River, 5 miles (8 km) upstream from that river’s entrance into the Cross River estuary.

Settled in the early 17th century by the Efik branch of the Ibibio people, the town became a centre for trade between Europeans on the coast and Africans farther inland.

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Old Calabar. Calabar is the region of the Cross River Delta in Nigeria that Cubans call Carabali. This cultural area extends into Cameroon. Old Calabar Rediscovered, Nkparom C. Ejituwu. The Multidisciplinary Approach to African History; essays in honor.

history of the ancient city of calabar. Akwa Akpa, known to European colonists as Old Calabar or Duke Town, was an Efik city-state that flourished in the 19th century in what is now southern Nigeria. Although it is now absorbed into Nigeria, traditional rulers of the state are still : Jide Daniel.

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Get the best rates and book your Calabar hotel now. Full Calabar Hotels List No Booking Fees Best Price Guarantee Book Now, Pay later. CALABAR (or OLD Calabar), a seaport of West Africa in the British protectorate of Southern Nigeria, on the left bank of the Calabar river in 4° 56' N., 8° 18' E., 5 m.

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Calabar, the capital of Cross River State, is an ancient town located in south-eastern Nigeria on the bank of the Calabar River. Known to European sailors as far back as the 15th century and recognized as an international sea port since the 16th century, Calabar was a major slave trade port from the late 17th to 19th centuries.

Old Calabar River; from sketch surveys Old Calabar River; from sketch surveys Natural Scale, 1:[Admiralty Chart] London.The Story of the Old Calabar: a guide to the National Museum at the Old Residency, Calabar Imprint [Lagos, Nigeria]: National Commission for Museums and Monuments, c  Calabar’s earliest colonial rulers were the Portuguese who coined the name "Old Calabar." The name existed until The Portuguese were attracted by the rich supply of food resources.

During this time, Calabar also emerged as one of busiest slave-trading depots in Africa.