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  • Collection: Portland, Jamaica

Rio Grande Bridge, Portland

The Rio Grande Bridge that stretches across a portion of the Rio Grande River in the parish of Portland.

Rio Grande Bridge Construction

A section of the Rio Grande Bridge in Portland, where construction was taking place.

Rev. Hugh Braham Sherlock

This is a portrait of Rev. Hugh Braham Sherlock. He was born in Portland, Jamaica on March 21, 1905. Jamaica's National Pledge was written by Sir Hugh Sherlock. In 1962, he wrote the lyrics of Jamaica, Land We Love, which became Jamaica's National…

Priestman's River, Portland, Jamaica

A view of Portland's Priestman's River leading to the sea. The hilly areas surrounding the river are filled with palms with a few small board houses nestled within.

Priestman's River Bridge, Portland

Two men standing on the Priestman's River Bridge looking in the river below. The bridge is surrounded by lush vegetation

Portland Square and Cenotaph

The Portland Square bustling with activity. Also known as Market Square and Cenotaph Square by locals, the square features a cenotaph dedicated to the people of Portland who sacrificed their lives in World War I, 1914-18.

Portland Blue Hole - Port Antonio
A picturesque view of the Portland Blue Hole in Port Antonio.

Port Antonio Railway Station

The historic Port Antonio Railway Station that now houses several business places such as a flower shop, an art gallery and a life centre.

Port Antonio Hospital, Jamaica
The exterior of the Port Antonio Hospital in the parish of Portland.

Port Antonio Court House

Front view of the Port Antonio Resident Magistrate's Court at Boundbrook in Portland. This new Georgian style court house was officially opened on June 24, 2009 on the site of the old Court House that was damaged by fire in 2004.