Port Royal, Kingston, Jamaica
‘Ye Olde Parade Bar’
During the last century it was managed by a chinese family who remained in control until Hurricane Charlie destroyed the building in 1951.
The sloped platform upstairs bears testimony to the lasting effect of the earthquake of 1907.
Restored by the Port Royal Brotherhood on 27th MAY 2008
Erected 2008 by Port Royal Brotherhood.
Location. 17° 56.297′ N, 76° 50.452′ W. Marker is in Port Royal, Kingston. Marker is on Norman Manley Highway 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. Welcome to Port Royal (a few steps from this marker); Lucas Barrett (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Great War 1914-1918 (about 120 meters away); St. Peter's Church (about 120 meters away); The Historic Royal Naval Hospital (about 210 meters away); H.M.S. "Aboukir" (approx. 0.3 kilometers Fort Charles (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); The 1907 and 1957 Jamaica Earthquakes (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Royal.
Categories. • Disasters • Man-Made Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 27, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 305 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 27, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.