Port Antonio


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Port Antonio

 

a city and port on the northern coast of Jamaica. Population, 12,000 (1970). The city has a railroad station. The center of a banana-growing region, Port Antonio exports bananas and sugar. It is a tourist center.

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About eight miles east of Port Antonio is another of the island's wild swimming holes, The Blue Lagoon.
Preliminary reports indicate that 29-year-old Latoya Hill, a teacher at the Serbian Preparatory School, was killed and her body left on the side of the road near her house in David Lane, Port Antonio, Portland on the island's northeast coast.
Hidden away in the Blue Mountains, the longest mountain range in Jamaica extending between Kingston to the south and Port Antonio to the north, and a world away from the bustle of the city, you'll find the Craighton Coffee Estate in Irish Town.
how they measure up DILLIAN WHYTE AGE: 30 BORN: Port Antonio, Jamaica LIVES: Brixton, London BOUTS: 25 WINS: 24 LOSSES: 1 KOS: 17 KO RATE: 68 per cent STANCE: orthodox HEIGHT: 6ft 4ins WEIGHT: 17st 4lbs REACH: 78ins DERECK CHISORA AGE: 34 BORN: Mbare, Zimbabwe LIVES: Finchley, London BOUTS: 37 WINS: 29 LOSSES: 8 KOS: 21 KO RATE: 57 per cent STANCE: orthodox HEIGHT: 6ft 1ins WEIGHT: 17st 8lbs REACH: 74ins
12-21: Port Antonio International Marlin Tournament, Port Antonio, Jamaica
Rehabilitation of the 110-kilometre roadway between Harbour View in Kingston and Port Antonio in Portland.
Search and rescue teams, including a military plane and a helicopter, were despatched to the crash site about 14 miles (22 km) north of the tourist town of Port Antonio, Jamaica's Civil Aviation Authority said.
The hill overlooks the sea of Port Antonio. Water with sky Soaked in it,
Upon reaching St Margaret's Bay at the mouth of the river, it was a relatively easy task to round the island until reaching Boundbrook Wharf in the nearby Port Antonio.
In fact I was in the lush gardens of the Mockingbird Hill hotel in the hills of Port Antonio on the east coast.
Basil Jarrett of the Jamaican Defense Force said the plane went down about 14 miles (22 kilometers) northeast of the coastal town of Port Antonio and the military dispatched two aircraft and a dive team.

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