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  The Vasco da Gama Clock
by MikeAtSea

A present from the Portuguese Gouvernement to the city of Durban commemorating the 25th of December 1498 when da Gama discovered the region of what is today Durban. The original name Natal comes from the Portuguese word for Christmas still remembering the originally discovery as the Christmas Province.

Address: Victoria Embankment, Durban

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  • Written Feb 11, 2005
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