Houses for military officers

Officierskampement te Fort de Kock in de Padangsche Bovenlanden || Officers encampment at Fort de Kock in the Padang Uplands. – 1900-1940. Houses for military officers area, now known as Kantin Square Area in Bukit Tinggi. This houses is still there until now. ____________________ Rumah bagi perwira militer di Bukit Tinggi di Padang Darat. 1900-1940 Kawasan…

The Mountain Artillery

De bergartillerie maakt zich klaar met kanonnen en in uniform. Sectie bergartillerie te Fort de Kock (Bukittinggi) || The mountain artillery is getting ready with guns and uniforms. Section mountain artillery at Fort de Kock (Bukittinggi). – 1922 Sectie bergartilerie te Fort de Kock. Militaire optocht van de sectie bergartillerie te Fort de Kock ||Section mountain…

Penjara Lama 1870

De weg van Fort de Kock naar Padang Pandjang, Sumatra. || The road from Fort de Kock to Padang Pandjang, Sumatra. Circa 1870 From the infromation of this picture tell us that the road from Bukit Tinggi toward Padang Panjang but in this picture we can see the Jail Building near from Bukik Kandang Kabau were…

Kantin Square

Kantin Square located in Bukit Tinggi Military Area or now in front of Old Mayor Office. This square was one of city identity, used for many activity by Goverment of Bukit Tinggi, Military, and by Bukit Tinggi people. This picture have a year 1880-1920. In this second picture we can see the building in Kantin Square has…

Kawasan Militer 1858

This is a painting of a military area in the Dutch colonial period in 1858. Just a few building for the beginning and the square. ___________________________________ Ini merupakan lukisan Kawasan Militer pada tahun 1858 di Bukit Tinggi. Benar-benar sangat permai alam ketika itu, belum banyak orang dan bangunan di kawasan inipun masih sedikit.

Kawasan Militer

This area located at front of Old Mayor Office Building or in the Kantin Square area. In the Colonial time, this area was military headquarters with barracks and the official residences of military officers. Until now, this area still still the property of the military region. _______________________________ Sepertinya foto ini diambil dari arah Simpang Yarsi, mungkin di hadapan…