Another African breed is the Mombasa cat, in which the hair is reported to be unusually short and stiff.
Thence he visited the African coast, touching at Mombasa and Quiloa, and then sailed across to Ormuz and the Persian Gulf.
Of Mombasa and 257 m.
The lack of more rapid means of communication hindered the development of the colony and led to economic crises (1898-1902), which were intensified, and in part created, by the building of a railway in the adjacent British protectorate from Mombasa to Victoria Nyanza, the British line securing the trade with the lake.
In connexion with the railway from Mombasa to Victoria Nyanza a steamship service is maintained on the lake between Port Florence, Entebbe and other ports, including those in German territory.
The railway from Mombasa to Victoria Nyanza skirts the eastern side of the lake, and on the railway close to the lake is built the town of Naivasha, 6230 ft.
By rail of Mombasa and 193 m.
On his arrival at Freretown, near Mombasa, he visited many stations in the neighbourhood.
When the Abyssinia mission was closed in 1838 one of the missionaries, Krapf, went among the Gallas and then on to Mombasa, working in company with Rebmann.
Rebmann, German missionaries stationed at Mombasa, about 1850; in J.
He continued his voyage down the African coast, visiting, among other places, Mombasa and Quiloa (Kilwa).
He disembarked on the coast of Mombasa, and attempted to reach his destination through the Galla country, but was forced to return.
In East Africa the small Mahommedan states along the coast - Sofala, Mozambique, Kilwa, Brava, Mombasa, Malindi - either were destroyed or became subjects or allies of Portugal.
Of the normal coast-line -- a fact taken advantage of in building the railway from Mombasa to the lake.
In 1903, the year in which the railway from Mombasa to the lake was completed, a steamer of 600 tons burden was launched at Port Florence.