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Discovery Bay in Saint Ann, Middlesex, Jamaica
 

Clan Campbell Coat of Arms

 
 
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By J. Makali Bruton, February 8, 2019
1. Clan Campbell Coat of Arms Marker
Inscription.

This stone from Knapdale Estate, St. Ann, shows the coat of arms of the Clan Campbell of Argyll, used by the earliest recorded owner of Knapdale Duncan Campbell (1772-1791) a descendant of the first Duke of Argyll.
 
Location. 18° 27.949′ N, 77° 24.895′ W. Marker is in Discovery Bay, Middlesex, in Saint Ann. Marker can be reached from Route A1, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Columbus Park and the marker are roughly 0.5 km from the Discovery Bay Bauxite Pier.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chattanooga Cane Mill (here, next to this marker); Logwood Scale (here, next to this marker); Jamaica in 1494 (a few steps from this marker); Sugar in Jamaica (within shouting distance of this marker); Planet Locomotive (within shouting distance of this marker).
 
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Clan Campbell Coat of Arms Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, February 8, 2019
2. Clan Campbell Coat of Arms Marker
Further to the right of the marker is a clay jar. Its marker reads:

These red earthenware jars, commonly known as Spanish jars, are believed to have come from Cuba, where they were produced in the 17th and 18th centuries. They were used in Jamaica for storage of water.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 20, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 20, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 59 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 20, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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