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Tewodros Square

Mahatma Gandhi Street, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Traffic island with a gun dedicated to Tewodros

At the moment the small traffic island is being renovated. Not surprised to see the canon was... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2018
Robert937
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Interesting Square with huge cannon

Tewodros II was the Emperor of Ethiopia from 1855 to the time of his death in 1868 was also known... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2017
hoosainnarker
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Feb 19, 2018
“Traffic island with a gun dedicated to Tewodros”
Oct 19, 2017
“Interesting Square with huge cannon”
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Mahatma Gandhi Street, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Reviewed February 19, 2018

At the moment the small traffic island is being renovated. Not surprised to see the canon was chosen to underline the significance of emperor Tewodros, who was fond of weapons and made quite an effort to get modern arms from the British. Tewodros had a...More

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Reviewed October 20, 2017

Tewodros II was the Emperor of Ethiopia from 1855 to the time of his death in 1868 was also known as Atse Tewodros. Tewodros Square is named after. There is an ancient cannon in the middle of the square that stands there as a monument...More

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