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The factory house at Oporto

John Delaforce

The factory house at Oporto

by John Delaforce

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Published by Christopher Helm in Bromley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Port wine industry -- Portugal -- Porto.,
  • Merchants -- Portugal -- Porto.,
  • British -- Portugal -- Porto.,
  • Porto (Portugal) -- Commerce -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Delaforce.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9389.P63P6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 116 p. :
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20990900M
    ISBN 100747006148
    OCLC/WorldCa59236899

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The factory house at Oporto by John Delaforce Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Factory House in Oporto is the last remaining of its kind and is British owned. The port trade as we know it, and the same applies to sherry and madeira, was founded by the British.

The author's family, of Huguenot origin, have been in Oporto continuously since Author: John Delaforce. The Feitoria Inglesa (British Factory House) may be one of the most well kept secrets in Porto. Built between andunder the orders of Consul John Whitehead, it served the interests of the English community in city, strongly connected to the business of Port Wine.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits ; 25 cm: Responsibility: John Delaforce. British Factory House This week our suggestion is the building of the British Factory House.

Built in the end of the 18th century in a Neoclassical neo-Palladian style (designed by John Whitehead), this building marks the importance of the British community in the city and it’s important role in the Port wine trade.

An insight into the trade of the port wine merchants whose lives revolved around their meeting house in Oporto. Factories were trading houses set up in the 17th century by. The Factory House in Oporto is the last remaining of its kind and is British owned. The port trade as we know it, and the same applies to sherry and madeira, was founded by the British.

The author's family, of Huguenot origin, have been in Oporto continuously since John Delaforce joined the family firm, Delaforce Sons & Co, in /5(1). This ‘Factory House’ was originally built for British merchants (‘factors’) of Oporto trading in wool, cod and wine, who had thrived since the beneficial terms of a treaty of The port shippers, as the most prosperous of these merchants who had funded the construction of the building, were granted exclusive rights in and it.

The British recaptured Oporto inbut the Factory House was not reinstated as the center of the British Port trade until On Novema dinner was.

The factory house at Oporto by John Delaforce; 4 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Merchants, Port wine industry, Oporto Factory House (Portugal), British, Commerce, Wine and wine-making, History; Places: Portugal, Porto, Porto (Portugal). Family-run Oporto House is in a historic neighborhood in central Porto, a 5 minute walk from Clérigos Tower and Palacio da Bolsa.

Its rooms have natural stone walls and antique, wood furniture. Decorated in bright colors, each room has a fan and private bathroom. Some rooms have a /10(K). Book Oporto House, Porto on Tripadvisor: See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Oporto House, ranked #44 of B&Bs / inns in Porto and rated 4 of 5 at Tripadvisor.4/5().

An excellent account of the history of the association and a description of The Factory House was posted in a blog (“Wine, Woman, Travel: The Factory House in Porto”) by Cynthia Jenson, which we are excerpting from: “Very briefly, in the 17 th and 18 th centuries, Factories were commercial associations founded by Portuguese, British, Dutch, name your merchant nation, in the foreign ports.

The factory house at Oporto by Delaforce, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Capture of Oporto took place in October by the Spanish forces commanded by Don Sancho d'Avila during the War of the Portuguese city was captured easily by the Spanish troops, thereby finishing off Prior of Crato's army and its final defeat in Mainland Portugal, thus assuring the personal union of the Portugal and Spain for 60 on: Oporto, Portugal.

The British Factory House is a Palladian building designed by the English consul John Whitehead and built between and It is the only Factory House that survived to the present day from among several that existed all throughout the British, Portuguese and Dutch empires.

Oporto: The English Factory The English Factory (Feitoria Inglesa) was a trading post for a company of foreign merchants. Originally situated in Viana do Castelo from where it conducted the trade in the ‘green wines’ of Monção, expansion in the export of Port Wine led the English Factory to relocate to Porto.

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Learn about the history of Port wine and its production today, the Douro Valley and the house of Taylor Fladgate. 7 Exclusive Social Clubs Where Non-Members Can Stay the Night (named after the family that owned the former belt factory) is full of age-old beauty.

The House’s entry level foyer best Author: Rachel Waldman.Family-run Oporto House is located in a historic neighbourhood in central Porto, a 5-minute walk from Clérigos Tower and Palacio da Bolsa.

Its rooms have natural stone walls and antique, wooden furniture. Decorated in bright colours, each room has a fan and private bathroom. Some rooms include a balcony, city views or sloped ceilings/10(K).