Burrell Boom in Belize Rural North, Belize, Belize
This Chain and Anchor are refered (sic, referred) to as a "Boom". It was extended across the river in the 1700s to hold back logs set afloat from mahogany camps higher up the Old Belize River.
Location. 17° 34.132′ N, 88° 24.468′ W. Marker is in Burrell Boom, Belize, in Belize Rural North. Touch for map. This marker and the "boom" can be seen in front of a small park on the main street in the village of Burrell Boom. Marker is in this post office area: Burrell Boom, Belize 7LZDD KWTB5, Belize.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 24 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Belize Defence Force Fallen (approx. 11.4 kilometers away); The Tomb of the Jade Head at Altun Ha (approx. 22.8 kilometers away).
Categories. • Horticulture & Forestry •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 13, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 528 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 13, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.