Basseterre in Saint George Basseterre Parish, Saint Kitts, Saint Kitts and Nevis
The Berkley Memorial
• This monument was erected in 1883 in honour of Thomas Berkley, a former president of the General Legislative Council in St. Kitts in the 1880s. • Located in the heart of the circus, the four clock faces are a replica of the Big Ben clock located in London, England.
Topics. This historical marker Government & Politics. A significant historical year for this entry is 1880.
Location. 17° 17.72′ N, 62° 43.422′ W. Marker is in Basseterre, Saint Kitts, in Saint George Basseterre Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Fort Street and Bank Street on Fort Street. Marker is on the edge of the circus (circle or roundabout) on the northeast side. The monument itself is at the center of the circus. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
More about this memorial. The marker incorrectly spells the name of the memorial. The memorial is known as The Berkeley Memorial.
Regarding The Berkley Memorial. Thomas B. H. Berkeley was a planter and owner of the Fountain, Greenland, Greenhill, Ottley’s, Shadwell and Stone Fort estates.
Additional keywords. Berkeley
Credits. This page was last revised on January 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 11, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 285 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 11, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 4. submitted on December 11, 2017.