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  • Tags: Morant Bay (St. Thomas, Jamaica)

Bamboo River District, Morant Bay

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"Dog alone: Where have all the people gone? This little dog seems to say as he surveys abandoned dwellings in Bamboo River District in Morant Bay yesterday. Occupants of over 200 houses had to be evacuated as their homes were flooded by heavy rain."

Cenotaph, Morant Bay, St. Thomas

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Cenotaph erected before the Morant Bay Courthouse in St. Thomas, to commemorate the lives of those from the parish who died in the First World War.

Court House at Morant Bay with the statue of National Hero, Paul Bogle - St. Thomas

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The courthouse and a statue of Paul Bogle located in the Morant Bay square, St. Thomas. A few persons are gathered at the front of the building. A goat is also seen in the foreground walking across the road.

McLaren's Studio - Morant Bay, St. Thomas

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Small art studio, made of zinc and wood, in Morant Bay, St. Thomas. Several portraits are on display.

Rozelle Falls, St. Thomas

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Rozelle Falls beside the A4 road, St. Thomas. This little waterfall provides a convenient shower for bathers using the beach across the road.

Skeletons excavated in 1965 by Ray Fremmer believed to be rebels of the Morant Bay Rebellion, 1865

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Skeletons believed to be that of martyrs of the Morant Bay uprising, excavated in 1965 by archaeologist, Ray Fremmer.

Stagnant water in Brown's Gully, Morant Bay

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"Health hazard - Brown's Gully in Morant Bay has stagnant water and heavy morass all year round except when there's a down-pour of rain to flush the gully. It is one of the many breeding grounds for mosquitoes and ring-worms. In addition, residents…