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Frederiksted in St Croix, Virgin Islands — The Caribbean (The West Indies)
 

Oscar E. Henry Customs House

 
 
Oscar E. Henry Customs House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 28, 2012
1. Oscar E. Henry Customs House Marker
Inscription. Eighteenth Century Danish Customs House with nineteenth century addition of the 2nd story gallery. Owner is V.I. Government. Little Altered and in good condition. Placed by St. Croix Historic Preservation Commission 2006
 
Location. 17° 42.87′ N, 64° 53.01′ W. Marker is in Frederiksted, Virgin Islands, in St Croix. Marker is on Customs House Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Frederiksted VI 00840, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Frederik (within shouting distance of this marker); Native American Village and Ceremonial Site (approx. 9.3 miles away); The Jacob Lindberg House (approx. 11.7 miles away); 12 King Street (approx. 11.9 miles away); Christiansted Wharf (approx. 12.1 miles away); Danish Customs House (approx. 12.1 miles away); Steeple Building (approx. 12.1 miles away); Fort Christiansvaern (approx. 12.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Government
 
Oscar E. Henry Customs House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 28, 2012
2. Oscar E. Henry Customs House Marker
The fountain is named "Freedom" and displays Moses Gottlieb, also known as General Buddhoe, who was instrumental in the island's emancipation efforts.
Oscar E. Henry Customs House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 28, 2012
3. Oscar E. Henry Customs House Marker
 
 
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