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Near Sineku, Saint David, Dominica
 

Carib History

 
 
Carib History Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 6, 2019
1. Carib History Marker
The first of three panels on Carib history.
Inscription.  

Carib war, September 19th 1930. Two Caribs died. Dudley John and Royer Frederick, two injured Tilson Bruney and Ferdinand Sanford.

Sauteus of Grenada

Kioumoue titanyem oubecouyum
Santiquet ala eyeti

Our father who art in heaven
Hallowed be thy name

Notre Pere qui es aux cieux
Sanctifie soit ton nom

Our Lady Queen of Martyrs
Mabouic Maria, cagratiatitou que
Bimale enle icheiri

Hail Mary, Full of Grace
The Lord be with you

Je vous salue Marie, pleine de grace
Le Seigneur soit avec vous

Carib Warner was killed by his half brother the Colonel Phillip in December 1674

Father Raymond Breton died on 8-01-1679
 
Location. 15° 28.505′ N, 61° 15.039′ W. Marker is near Sineku, Saint David. Marker is at the intersection of Windward Coastal Highway and Sineku School Road, on the right when traveling north on Windward Coastal Highway. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 24 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Death of Sadwill Bruney (approx. 2.5 kilometers away); The Salisbury Declaration (approx. 20.2 kilometers
Carib History Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 6, 2019
2. Carib History Marker
In this view of the second of three panels, there are portions of the Lord's Prayer in English, Carib (Kalinago) and French. Note the altar shaped like a canoe.
away in Saint Joseph); Edward Oliver Le Blanc (approx. 20.3 kilometers away in Saint Paul); Woodbridge Bay (approx. 23.6 kilometers away in Saint George); Cecil E. A. Rawle (approx. 23.7 kilometers away in Saint George); Morne Bruce Garrison (approx. 23.9 kilometers away in Saint George); Simon Bolivar (approx. 23.9 kilometers away in Saint George); a different marker also named Morne Bruce Garrison (approx. 24 kilometers away in Saint George).
 
Also see . . .  Carib Territory of Dominica. "The Carib Territory, also known as the Carib Reserve or Kalinago Territory, is a 3,700-acre (15 km2) district in the Caribbean island-nation of Dominica. It was established for the indigenous Carib people, also known as the Kalinago, who inhabited Dominica prior to European colonization and settlement." (Submitted on June 13, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.) 
 
Carib History Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 6, 2019
3. Carib History Marker
The third panel includes portions of the Hail Mary in English, Carib and French, as well as Carib history from the 1600s.
Carib History Markers image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 6, 2019
4. Carib History Markers
Carib History Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 6, 2019
5. Carib History Marker
The marker murals are part of this church damaged by Hurricane Maria in 2017, now used as an open air rest area.
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 13, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 13, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 83 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 13, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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