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Port Royal, Kingston, Jamaica
 

St. Peter's Church

 
 
St. Peter's Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 22, 2015
1. St. Peter's Church Marker
Inscription.
Completed 1726
To replace the original parish church
sunk below the waves in 1692

 
Location. 17° 56.234′ N, 76° 50.487′ W. Marker is in Port Royal, Kingston. Marker is on Tower Street just from Cagway Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lucas Barrett (within shouting distance of this marker); Welcome to Port Royal (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); 'Ye Olde Parade Bar' (about 120 meters away); The Historic Royal Naval Hospital (about 150 meters away); H.M.S. "Aboukir" (about 180 meters away); The Great War 1914-1918 (about 210 meters away); Fort Charles (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); The 1907 and 1957 Jamaica Earthquakes (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Royal.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Disasters
 
St. Peter's Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 22, 2015
2. St. Peter's Church Marker
The marker is at the far left of the church in this photo.
St. Peter's Church interior, under restoration. image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, November 22, 2015
3. St. Peter's Church interior, under restoration.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 16, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 238 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 16, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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