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  • Each of these canals marks the line of the city walls and moat at different periods.
  • Were rather splendid manor-houses, with some slight external protection of moat and gate- A h house, than old-fashioned castles.
  • The Moat or Moot hill at the south end of the town - an earthen mound 30 ft.
  • The fort, subsequently rebuilt on the Vauban principle, and a moat, designed to form a semicircle: round the town, and to be connected at both ends with the river, but never completed, combined with the natural position of Calcutta to render it one of the safest places for trade in India during the expiring struggles of the Mogul empire.
 
 

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