Kingstown (inhabited place)
Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:
230 x 178 mm. A view looking down on Kingston, the Harbour and the surrounding countryside from the Long Mountain.
239 x 188 mm. A view showing various kinds of palms and shrubs with paths and lawns in the background. Probably the Hope Gardens.
230 x 181 mm. A view from the top floor of a building looking along King Street with mountains in the distance.
229 x 180 mm. A view from the harbour looking along King Street towards the mountains in the distance. The street itself is crowded with promenading Jamaicans, while in the foreground stands the Metcalfe Statue with the Victoria Market to the right.
230 x 177 mm. A view from the harbour showing steamers moored at the wharves on the Kingston dockside, with mountains in the distance.
Contains slides all in Kodachrome mounts. Only a few of these show St Vincent itself; the majority are of the Grenadines including several of Mustique. Slides have been renumbered but arrangement in the file remains as per the original typescript catalogue.
235 x 191 mm. A sharply defined view from a hillside behind the town, looking along the bay and showing the town and harbour with steamers at anchor in the deeper water and smaller sailing boats closer inshore. At the far end of the bay the landing pier can be seen, with the police barracks partially obscured by other buildings.
241 x 188 mm. A view looking down on the market square in Kingstown, with traders selling ironware and other goods from open and covered stalls. In the background can be seen the business premises of Thomas Lawlor.
244 x 188 mm. Showing islanders arriving in rowing boats for Market Day. Their boats are drawn up on the beach beside the landing pier and in front of the police barracks in Kingstown.
242 x 187 mm. A view looking shorewards along the landing pier and facing the solidly built stone police barracks built on the waterfront at Kingstown.
205 x 154 mm. A view looking down onto the town from the hills behind and showing the houses running down to the waterfront and the jetties projecting out into the bay.
24 x 150 mm. A view looking down on an unidentified street in Kingstown towards the sea. An official ceremony, the exact nature of which is unknown, is taking place: a group of islanders are watching various colonial officials and a guard of sailors at the side entrance of one of the buildings.
99 x 76 mm. Showing the centre of the gardens which face the Kingston Government Offices.