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Map

Map of Somerset

Description:

Map of the county of Somerset, in southern England,from Carys’ travellers companion.

Creator: Cary

Copyright: Copyright BCC Museum

Photograph of typical house on Nevis

Typical house on Nevis

Description:

Photograph of traditional house on Nevis. Houses were made from wood and set on piles of stones. Extensions could be added as the family grew.

Creator: Elizabeth Rhodes

Date: 2001

Copyright: Elizabeth Rhodes

Photograph of Main Street, Nevis

Main street Charlestown, Nevis

Description:

Photograph of one of the main plazas for getting a bus in Charlestown, Nevis. The buses are all vans like the one shown in the picture and criss cross the island.

Creator: Elizabeth Rhodes

Date: 2001

Copyright: Elizabeth Rhodes

Photograph of graduation ceremony

graduation ceremony on Nevis

Description:

Photograph of a graduation ceremony at Gingerland Primary School on Nevis.Next school year they will attend their local high school.

Creator: Elizabeth Rhodes

Date: 2001

Copyright: Elizabeth Rhodes

Photograph of typical house on Nevis

A typical house on Nevis

Description:

Photograph of a typical Nevisian house built mostly of wood.Wooden shingles clad the walls.The living space is upstairs to allow cooling breezes to circulate.

Creator: Elizabeth Rhodes

Date: 2001

Copyright: Elizabeth Rhodes

Photograph of Treasury building on Nevis

Treasury building on Nevis

Description:

Photograph of the treasury building on the main high street in Charlestown, Nevis. The advertisement tells of the forthcoming celebration Culturama.

Creator: Elizabeth Rhodes

Date: 2001

Copyright: Elizabeth Rhodes

Photograph of Newcastle plantation

Photograph of chimney on plantation

Description:

Photograph of ruin showing central chimney of the steam generated crushing mill on the Newcastle plantation on Nevis.

Creator: Elizabeth Rhodes

Date: 2001

Copyright: Elizabeth Rhodes

Photograph of Nevis

Photograph of Nevis

Description:

Photograph of the volcanic island of Nevis. Taken from the sea with clouds on top of Nevis Peak.

Creator: Elizabeth Rhodes

Date: 2001

Copyright: Elizabeth Rhodes

Photograph of Fort Charles, Nevis

Photograph of the Charlestown fort

Description:

Photograph of the ruins of a building, part of fort at the entrance to the harbour in Charlestown, Nevis.

Creator: Elizabeth Rhodes

Date: 2002

Copyright: Elizabeth Rhodes

Map of St Christopher’s

Map of St Christophers, St Kitts

Description:

Map of St Christopher’s, 1775, by Thomas Jefferys, from Atlas of West Indies

Creator: Thomas Jefferys

Date: 1775

Copyright: Copyright Bristol University

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