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Waterloo House

Wholesale and retail warehouse located on the south-west corner of Harbour and King Street in Kingston, known as Waterloo House. It is lying in ruins following earthquake on January 14, 1907.

Myrtle Bank Hotel, front view

Structural damage to Kingston's Myrtle Bank Hotel following earthquake on January 14, 1907. A makeshift shelter has been set up at the entrance, where four men are standing.

Corpses under debris

Corpses (unseen) under debris from earthquake and fire.

Foot of King St., looking south

Buildings completely damaged by the 1907 earthquake, at the bottom of King Street near the Charles Metcalfe statue. There is a ship at sea behind the statue.

The Jamaica Club

The Jamaica Club at 59 Hanover Street, destroyed in the 1907 earthquake.