Funchal’s breakwater and Fort a history in pictures

Funchal’s breakwater and Fort a history in pictures

Funchals breakwater forts in the early days

Funchal’s breakwater forts in the early days

 

Old sketches of Funchal found in the Quinta da Penha

Old sketches of Funchal found in the Quinta da Penha

 

 

 

Mohle fort, Funchal Madeira 1900

Mohle fort, Funchal Madeira 1890s

 

Sailing ships in Funchal many years ago

Sailing ships in Funchal many years ago

 

Building Funchal breakwater 1890

Building Funchal breakwater 1890s

 

Funchal breakwater 1900s

Funchal breakwater 1900s

 

Once a Fort, then some other use, today a design centre

Once a Fort, then some other use, today a design centre

 

Handling cargo on the breakwater

Handling cargo on the breakwater

 

Selling rides to passengers on the to ships moored on the breakwater

Selling rides to passengers on the to ships moored on the breakwater

 

Barrels of Madeira being loaded

Barrels of Madeira being loaded

 

Design Centre, the Breakwater, Funchal Madeira

Design Centre, the Breakwater, Funchal Madeira

 

Design Centre dining, Funchal Madeira

Design Centre dining, Funchal Madeira

 

Design Centre dining with a view of Funchal's finest hotels

Design Centre dining with a view of Funchal’s finest hotels