Archaeology Dr. R. Kannan, I.A.S., Chennai, gives 4 Danish
promoters a permission to restore the Fort Dansborg.
||Inauguration of 1.
part of the restoration work. The Danish flag Dannebrog
waves side by side with the Indian flag on the top of the old
church tower of Fort
Dansborg. The Indian Government makes Fort Dansborg to a national
monument and grants money to the remaining restoration work which
will be done by the Dept. of Archaeology, State of Tamil Nadu.
||The new Commissioner of
Archaeology mr. Ashok Vardhan Shetty, I.A.S., Chennai,
gives a permission to the total arrangement inside Fort
Dansborg - The Governors residence and the museum etc. This work
is entrusted to the 4 promoters and The Tranquebar Association.
|| Dept. of
Archaeology has started the restoration work of the Fort Dansborg
and the fortification. The work will be finished in about one
|| Members of The Tranquebar
Association buy a house in Queen Street, Tranquebar.
|| Commissioner of Tourism,
Chennai, gives a permission to renovate the beautiful old building
The Danish Governors Residence. The permission is given to
the 4 promoters and The Tranquebar Association.
The Bishop of C.S.I. - Dr.
D. James Srinivasan - gives a permission to
renovate the New Street Cemetery.
|| Fort Dansborg is restored
|| Inauguration of 1.
part of the restoring work - new wall around "The Old Danish
Cemetery" in New Street. A permission was given to plant in
front of the entrance.
Restoring The Danish Governors Residence will start
under the management of our co-operator The Danish National
|| District Collector Dr.
J. Radhakrishnan, I.A.S., Nagapattinam, gives The Tranquebar Association
permission to a coastal protection north of the Fort Dansborg.
The Danish Bestseller Foundation has a project with
plants south of the Fort Dansborg.
The permission is for both projects.
|| The Danish National
Museum in co-operation with The Bestseller Foundation
and The Tranquebar Association
will start the renovation of the historical grave memories on
"The Old Danish Cemetery" in New Street. The work will start in
|| The renovation of the grave memories in New Street
Churchyard will start on January 16th 2006.
|| The coastal protection has started late in February
- stones between Gold Smith Street and the Masallimanathar Temple.
|| The first part of the coastal protection project
has finished primo the month of July when granite stones are laid
out to the northern bastion - the Bastion of Zealand. The
Bestseller Fund plant protection is ready for start because the
plants are ready for planting.
|| The Bestseller Fund plant protection has started in
the presence of local authorities and Danish TV.
The Danish National Museum makes an archaeological research
of the moat around Fort Dansborg - this interesting work is done in
co-operation with with ASI-people in Tamil Nadu.
Permission is given by
Commissioner of Archaeology
Dr Sitharam Gurumurthi IAS,
Chennai, and the project
is prepared to start on January 16th.
|| The Tranquebar Association makes a
pilot study of the bottom of the sea in front of Fort Dansborg. The
project is a 2-days diving project done by
JD-Contractor ApS, Denmark, together with KEI-RSOS
Nadu. Permission is given by District Collector
T. S. Jawahar, I.A.S., Nagapattinam.
The project is planned to be done in the middle of February.
D. James Srinivasan has accepted a letter from the association
about continuing the renovation of New Street Churchyard - and
also how the tourists are able to go to the cemetery.
The Danish National Museum: The
archaeological research of the moat around Fort Dansborg
is failed then a signature from ASI never has come. See the message
of January 2007.