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Spanish town Travel Guide  

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Spanish Town is the largest city in the county of Middlesex in Jamaica. The city has a total population of 180,000 inhabitants as per the 2009 census. The town was founded by the Spanish in 1534, however much of the original town was destroyed by the British. The town boasts of a number of churches, a few Regency buildings, the residence of the governors, the façade of Old King’s House and the memorial of Rodney. The town has been influenced by both Spanish as well as British rulers and the streets around the town square have a number of beautiful Georgian houses with tin roofed shacks. The Jamaica People’s Museum of Craft & Technology is situated in the Old King’s House and contains a display of various arts and crafts along with agricultural equipment. The Rodney memorial is built in the honor of the British admiral Baron George Rodney who saved the island from invasion in 1782.

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Rosemrie Greene
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Overall Guide : We are inviting diasporians, Grace Jones, and many others to come home to Spanish Town. Spanish Town will soon become nown as the City of schools. Many schools are popping up all over Spanish Town and that is excellent. Come... more and join us and bring your expertise... Rosemarie Greene
Not to be missed The People's Museum , The Archives , On the outskirts, 2500 ft above sea level, Sligoville
yanohe brown
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Overall rating 6
Overall Guide : Spanish is a nice place just need some development and people to cooperate more the members of parliament need to start working together to build back the old capital
Not to be missed the rio cobre river , The People's Museum
Sonia Coke
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Overall rating 6
Overall Guide : Spanish town need to rebuilt, when rain fall I'm scared to walk on the road, it is so bad. You need to take a good look at that place, its awful.
Not to be missed Anglican Cathedral of St James , hospital
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