Maratha forces were holding this fort till 1818. When British forces opened their front to conquer Lohgad, they first conquered this fort. Once Visapur felled, Maratha’s were forced to leave Lohgad too.
Places of Interest
Most important place is a long protective wall on the northern front of the fort. The wall is very well constructed & in good condition even now. The protective wall holds many towers (Buruj) in it. Towards northern side one can see remaining parts of many old buildings. There are many water tanks constructed on the fort.