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Shirgaon Fort

11Jan

Just 13km from Kelva Beach the majestic fort of Shirgaon. The fort, steeped in history, lords over the sea and a village. Marathas won this fort in 1739 along with the forts. The fort stands about 200feet tall and spans more than 150feet. The Portuguese renovated this fort and increased its area by while keeping the original brick and red stone construction intact. The five-feet cannon on the northwest of citadel marks the history of the battles that took place over here