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  Chulachomklao Fortress

 

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The Chulachomklao Fortress in Samut Prakan dates from 1893 and is located on Phi Seua Samut Island in the Chao Phraya River. Part of the fortress today is a newer naval base, located to its South, on the West bank of the river near the Gulf of Thailand. The new fort also features a museum known as the Chulachomklao Battle Ship Museum (fig.).