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Wednesday, 18 September 2019

Tigné Point

Parts of The Point Shopping Mall include architectural elements from the former Tigné Barracks.

The circular keep of Fort Tigné (St. Andrew's Bastion) 

Fort Tigné in Tigné PointSliemaMalta. Built by the Order of Saint John between 1793 and 1795 to protect the entrance to Marsamxett Harbour, it is one of the oldest polygonal forts in the world.

Fort Tigné from the sea.

The steps down from Fort Tigné. That would be a NO!

Tigné Point

Very expensive tenement block at Tigné Point

The Point Shopping Mall

The Point Shopping Mall

Parts of The Point Shopping Mall include architectural elements from the former Tigné Barracks.

View across Marsamxett Harbour from Tigné Point

View towards Valletta from Tigné Point

Tigné Pedestrian Bridge

The excuse for visiting Malta was that my grandmother's eldest half-sister had lived at Tigné Barracks while her husband was stationed at Fort Tigné in 1911.

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