Ten views in the island of Antigua - shipping sugar

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Title

Ten views in the island of Antigua - shipping sugar

Description

Barrels of sugar being rolled onto a wooden barge which will be taking sugar to the vessels at sea. Horse and ox drawn carriages were used to take the barrels of sugar to the shore. A section of the sugar plantation and windmill are seen in the distance.

Subject

Islands - Antigua and Barbuda; Sugar trade - Antigua; Barrels; Shipping - Antigua; Carriages and carts; Barges; Sugar plantations - Antigua

Creator

William Clarke

Date

1823

Source

NLJ Print Collection

Identifier

D0008272

Rights

Permission to reproduce this image must be obtained from the National Library of Jamaica.

Format

JPEG

Type

Print

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Citation

William Clarke, “Ten views in the island of Antigua - shipping sugar,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed December 3, 2021, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/7430.