Kaole

Kaole is a small town and archaeological site in Tanzania, located three miles east of Bagamoyo on the Indian Ocean coast.wikipedia
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Bagamoyo

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Kaole is a small town and archaeological site in Tanzania, located three miles east of Bagamoyo on the Indian Ocean coast.
Bagamoyo, Tanzania, is a town founded at the end of the 18th century, though it is an extension of a much older (8th century) settlement, Kaole.

Tanzania

TanzanianUnited Republic of TanzaniaRepublic of Tanzania
Kaole is a small town and archaeological site in Tanzania, located three miles east of Bagamoyo on the Indian Ocean coast.

Indian Ocean

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Kaole is a small town and archaeological site in Tanzania, located three miles east of Bagamoyo on the Indian Ocean coast.

Mosque

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The ruins date back to the 13th century and consist of two mosques and 30 tombs.

China

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Some of these artifacts are Chinese and thus provide evidence of ancient commercial relationships.

Mangrove

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Mangrove poles, sandalwood, ebony and ivory would have been the main trading items.

Sandalwood

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Mangrove poles, sandalwood, ebony and ivory would have been the main trading items.

Ebony

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Mangrove poles, sandalwood, ebony and ivory would have been the main trading items.

Ivory

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Mangrove poles, sandalwood, ebony and ivory would have been the main trading items.

Zaramo people

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Later on, the Zaramo people in the area called the place Kaole, meaning "go and see".

United Kingdom

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The first to study the Kaole Ruins was the British archaeologist Neville Chittick, around 1958.

Neville Chittick

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The first to study the Kaole Ruins was the British archaeologist Neville Chittick, around 1958.

Shirazi era

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One of the most important archeological sites is that of Kaole, north of Dar es Salaam.