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Barracks Hill

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Soldiers from East India House, London, lived here between 1786 to 1797 in barracks made of bricks. The men patrolled the island prior to the Police Act in The Bahamas. This area is now used as a Community park for large events.

Time Period Represented: Late 1700s

Visitor Fees (if any): None

Seasons Open: Year Round

Accessibility Notes: Persons with mobility impairments and those in wheelchairs will need assistance moving around on the site.

 Pet Friendly Notes
Leashed pets are welcome, but must be controlled.

For More Information, Contact:

Harbour Island Tourist Office
Bay Street, Dunmore Town, HI
(242) 333-2621

Boundaries and names shown do not necessarily reflect the map policy of the National Geographic.

Latitude: 25.500110000
Longitude: -76.634051000
Elevation: 54 FT (16 M)
Meet the Contributor:
Evelyn Saunders
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