Fort Nassau guarded the main settlement of the of colony of Berbice. When this main settlement was moved to the lower reaches of the river around 1790, fort Nassau was abandoned.
Nassau, fort Berbice
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Map of Berbice Map and view of the fort of Nassau at Berbice. View of the Nassau Fort in Berbice Map of Berbice showing the plantations along the Berbice and Canje rivers Map of Surinam Map of the Caribbean Map of Surinam Map of a part of the rivers of Berbice and Canjé Map of Rio Demerary, Rio Essequebo, Rio Pomeron, and part of Berbice Map of the Dutch territories in Guyana Map of the planned extension of Fort Nassau Map of the planned extension of the Nassau Fort Map of Fort Nassau Plan for a new fortification at Nieuw-Amsterdam Plan for a new fortification at Nieuw-Amsterdam Plan for a new fortification at Nieuw-Amsterdam