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Jamaican Culture History and Archaeology

Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of Jamaica.

Jamaica National Heritage Trust
History, archaeology, architecture, and other places to visit and learn about while in Jamaica or just dreaming about it.

Athena Review 2,1: Valdivia Shipwreck (1511)
A Spanish ship wrecked on the shoals called The Vipers in 1511; article is a brief history of the survivors, in Athena Review.

Port Royal Project: Home
In 1692, the "wickedest city on earth" was destroyed by an earthquake; excavations by the Institute for Nautical Archaeology at Texas A&M have brought it back to life.

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