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The Salt Beacon

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This Roman Tuscan Column was erected during the vibrant period of the salt trade in the late 1600s, between European countries such as France and Spain as well as Caribbean countries like Haiti. The column served as a marker to guide vessels to the salt pans.

Seasons Open: Year Round

Accessibility Notes

The boardwalk at this site is wheelchair friendly.

 Pet Friendly Notes

Leashed pets are welcomed, but must be controlled.

For More Information, Contact:

Exuma Tourist Office

Turnquest Star Plaza, P.O. Box EX-29041, George Town, EX
(242) 336-2430 · fax (242) 336-2431
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Latitude: 23.431115000
Longitude: -75.566329000
Elevation: 10 FT (3 M)
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