Considered as one of the most beautiful cities. This city, capital of a European nation derives it’s name from the names of cities which were unified to make one single city. Which capital city ?
Often overlooked by the locals, yet strangely conspicuous, southwest Ireland is often dotted with these stone walls that were neither built for division or property or as barriers against livestock wandering off.
What is the name given to these structures, real reason for these stone walls, that is quite likely to bring back a mixture of proud yet painful memories?
During the famine, the starving Irish were too proud to receive free food, so they were employed by local churches and other associations to build these famine walls to receive food in return
Denmark ruled over the X from 1756 to 1868 naming them ‘Frederick ____’ after a Danish King. In 1847, Denmark had offered to transfer this piece of land to Great Britain for a consideration of 50,000 pounds but the offer was rejected by the British. However, in 1868 the kind of Denmark handed over this piece of land to Great Britain free of cost.
Name this piece of land.
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