The airlift tube depositing mud and water on a screen in the barge at Port Royal excavation

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Title

The airlift tube depositing mud and water on a screen in the barge at Port Royal excavation

Description

Men on a barge anchored in the sea in Port Royal using an airlift pump to assist in their excavation of the area. A ship is seen in the background.

Subject

Port Royal (Jamaica); Excavation - Jamaica - Port Royal; Archaeological sites - Jamaica; Barges; Ropes

Source

NLJ Photograph Collection IN: Port Royal - Excavation

Identifier

D0003649

Format

JPEG

Type

Photograph

Citation

“The airlift tube depositing mud and water on a screen in the barge at Port Royal excavation,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed November 26, 2020, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/1946.