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Milestones of Cochin

photo(1)1503 : First Portuguese Port (Manuel Kota) was built
1506 : Santa Cruz Church was rebuilt with Brick and Mortar
1514 : Jews migrated from Cranganore  to Sanda Cochin
1516 : St.Francis Church was reconstructed
1522 : Konkanis from Goa arrived
1538 : Larger Portuguese fort was built
1568 : Pardesi (Jewish) Synagogue
1653 : Coonan Cross Oath
1663 : The conquest of Cochin by the Dutch
1667 : Stromberg Bastion (Sub Collectors Office)
1667 : Gelderland Bastion
1667 : Holland House
1667 : Groningen Bastion
1667 : Zealand Bastion
1668 : Dutch Fort was built
1749 : Bolghatty Palace was built
1760 : Clock tower was built
1790 : Shaktan Tamburan takes over as Cochin Raja
1795 : British Conquest on Cochin
1840 : Cochin Ruler shifted to Ernakulum
1889 : The Great fire
1920 : Dredging of Cochin Port  and formation of wellington island

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