Christiansted


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Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 49,075 (19,868) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Christiansted

(krĭs`chənstĕd'), town (2010 pop. 2,433), chief city of St. CroixSaint Croix
, island (2010 pop. 50,601), 80 sq mi (207 sq km), the largest of the U.S. Virgin Islands, in the West Indies. Christiansted, on the northeast coast, is the island's leading town. A campus of the Univ.
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, one of the U.S. Virgin Islands. It is a shipping port for sugar and rum; tourism is the leading industry. Founded in 1733, Christiansted served briefly as capital of the Danish West Indies. Colonial development of the Virgin Islands in the 18th and 19th cent. is commemorated in the Christiansted National Historic Site (see National Parks and MonumentsNational Parks and Monuments

National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 49,075 (19,868) Mountain and coast scenery.
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[1] Current affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Christiansted, Virgin Islands, USA.
Survivors include his wife; three sons, David of Salem, Douglas of Forest Grove and Darrel of Vancouver, Wash.; two daughters, Diana Beszeditz of Poway, Calif., and Carolyn Berkeley of Christiansted, Virgin Islands; a stepson, John Stephenson of Creswell; a stepdaughter, Susan Smith of Portland; a sister, Dorothy Warriner of Dowling Park, Fla; and 16 grandchildren.
The southern portion is broad, rolling, coastal plain, and the eastern beyond Christiansted is a rough, hilly tract which becomes progressively more arid towards East Point.
Fish & Wildlife Service, Federal Building, 3013 Estate Golden Rock, Christiansted, VI 00820
Francis, Lieutenant Governor, Division of Banking and Insurance, 1131 King St., Suite 101, Christiansted, St.
The storm sank at least two 30ft boats in Christiansted harbour as it approached on a path projected to bring it just east of the southernmost island in the US Caribbean territory.
Croix, near downtown Christiansted and 15 minutes from Henry E.
port areas ranging from major ports such as Baltimore, MD, Houston, TX, and Long Beach, CA, to relatively minor ones, such as Christiansted, VI, Fernandina Beach, FL, and Homer, AK.

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