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A New Map of the English Empire in the Ocean of America or West Indies (Jamaica,Port Royal, Bermuda, Barbados, Bridgetown, Tobago, Antigua, ...

A New Map of the English Empire in the Ocean of America or West Indies (Jamaica,Port Royal, Bermuda, Barbados, Bridgetown, Tobago, Antigua, ...

Port Royal, Jamaica | Scuba diving at Wreck SS Stavronikita / Image source

Port Royal, Jamaica | Scuba diving at Wreck SS Stavronikita / Image source

A map of Port Royal, Jamaica

Katherine Bone's Pirate Stronghold, The History of Port Royal, Jamaica!

$15. Port Royal Jamaica. Pretty much the original wretched hive of scum and villainy.

Pretty much the original wretched hive of scum and villainy.

"The Giddy House" Port Royal, Jamaica.  An earthquake in 1692 dumped most of the city into the ocean. A fire destroyed most of the rebuilt city in 1703.

"The Giddy House", Port Royal, Jamaica. Partly sunken during the massive 1692 earthquake.

Admiral.John Benbow. Born Shropshire. Whilst in the West Indies fighting the French, Benbow was in charge of a fleet of seven ships. During the fight, which lasted a few days, he sustained a broken leg from chain-shot. He fought on but only two of the other ships' captains supported his battle plans to his satisfaction so he court-martialled them sentencing two to death. Two months after his injury he died as a result at Port Royal, Kingston, Jamaica, and 5 months after his demise his death

Admiral.John Benbow. Born Shropshire. Whilst in the West Indies fighting the French, Benbow was in charge of a fleet of seven ships. During the fight, which lasted a few days, he sustained a broken leg from chain-shot. He fought on but only two of the other ships' captains supported his battle plans to his satisfaction so he court-martialled them sentencing two to death. Two months after his injury he died as a result at Port Royal, Kingston, Jamaica, and 5 months after his demise his death

Map Of #PortRoyal

map of Port Royal.This is one of only a handful of eyewitness drawings of Port Royal before the 1692 earthquake. Note Fort Charles at the southwest of the town.

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Gross Stamp Gallery Smithsonian National Postal Museum A New Home for a National Treasure

Destruction of Port Royal in Jamacia

Port Royal, Jamaica (Former Capital, as seen before devestating earthquake

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