Port Royal, Kingston, Jamaica
‘Ye Olde Parade Bar’
During the last century it was managed by a chinese family who remained in control until Hurricane Charlie destroyed the building in 1951.
The sloped platform upstairs bears testimony to the lasting effect of the earthquake of 1907.
Restored by the Port Royal Brotherhood on 27th MAY 2008
Erected 2008 by Port Royal Brotherhood.
Location. 17° 56.297′ N, 76° 50.452′ W. Marker is in Port Royal, Kingston. Marker is on Norman Manley Highway just from Cagway Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Welcome to Port Royal (a few steps from this marker); Lucas Barrett (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Great War 1914-1918 (about 120 meters away); St. Peter's Church (about 120 meters away); The Historic Royal Naval Hospital (about 210 meters away); H.M.S. "Aboukir" (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Fort Charles (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); The 1907 and 1957 Jamaica Earthquakes (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Port Royal.
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