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Drax Hall water wheel

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Ruins of the water-wheel on the Drax Hall Estate that was founded in 1669 by William Drax. The water-wheel was used to provide power to turn on the sugar mill rollers in the sugar manufacturing process.

Sign at Bog Walk Gorge

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A sign on a stone wall at Bog Walk Gorge in St. Catherine showing the flood level on August 16, 1933 after heavy rains. The stone wall was completed in 1874.

From left - Elaine Lilly, Carmen Chin, Glen Modecay

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"L-R - Elaine Lilly, Carmen Chin (Secretary of the Year, 1972), Mrs. Glen Modecay and Patricia Hill."

Ms. Myrtle Hewitt

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"Miss Myrtle Hewitt, Miss Clarendon, 17 year old student at Clarendon College."

Evadne Gilpin

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"Miss Evadne Gilpin, Miss Hanover, 22 year old teacher at Rusea's High School (Junior Department)."

Mining Minister Horace Clarke declaring workshop open

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"Mining Minister Horace Clarke declaring open the three-day workshop on alternative energy resources at the Pegasus Hotel yesterday. Seated from left to right are Mr. Winston Hay, Managing Director of the Jamaica Public Service Company; Dr. Henry…

US Ambassador Loren Lawrence being presented with a copy of Beautiful Jamaica

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"Welcome to our city: US Ambassador Leon Lawrence, second right, being presented with a copy of the book "Beautiful Jamaica" by the Mayor of Kingston, Councillor Arthur Jones, when Mr. Lawrence recently called on the mayor at the KSAC. Others from…

Christmas tree

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"In what can be regarded as the first sign of Christmas, the Mayor of Kingston, Councillor Arthur Jones (third right) is seen receiving the annual gift of a Christmas tree donated by Sangunay Shipping Lines of Canada from Captain Milton Trakas of the…

Christmas tree in the air

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A cypress tree is hoisted in the air while being transported from a facility.

School Children at function

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Young students at an early childhood institution and their caregivers.