Spanish Town
geographical name town SE central Jamaica; former capital of Jamaica

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  • Spanish Town — is the former Spanish and English capital of Jamaica.It held the status of capital city from the 16th to the 19th century. The city is home to certain memorials, the national archives, a small population, and one of the oldest Anglican churches… …   Wikipedia

  • Spanish Town — Spanish Town …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Spanish Town — Administration Pays …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Spanish-Town — (spr. Spännischtaun), so v.w. San Jago de la Vega …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Spanish Town — (spr. spännisch taun), früher Santiago de la Vega, Stadt auf der brit. westind. Insel Jamaika, am Cobrefluß, (1891) 5019 E. – S. T., Stadt auf der brit. Insel Trinidad, s. Port of Spain …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Spanish Town —   [ spænɪʃ taʊn], zweitgrößte Stadt von Jamaika, 20 km westlich von Kingston, 110 400 Einwohner; Nationalarchiv, Museen; Handels und Verarbeitungszentrum für das landwirtschaftliche Umland.   Stadtbild:   Anglikanische Kathedrale (1714 umgebaut) …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Spanish Town — Localización de Spanish Town en el mapa de Jamaica. Para otros usos de este término, véase Spanish Town (desambiguación). Spanish Town (topónimo inglés: Ciudad Española ) es una ciudad de Jamaica. La fundó el español Francisco de Garay con el… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Spanish Town — Original name in latin Spanish Town Name in other language Saint Jago de la Vega, Spanis Taoun, Spanis Taunas, Spanish Town, Spanish Taun, Spani Taunas, sbanysh tawn, xi ban ya zhen, Спаниш Таун State code JM Continent/City America/Jamaica… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Spanish Town — ▪ Jamaica       city, southeastern central Jamaica. It is situated along the Rio Cobre, 10 miles (16 km) west of Kingston. Probably laid out by Diego Columbus (c. 1523), it was originally called Santiago de la Vega (St. James of the Plain), and… …   Universalium

  • Spanish Town — Sp Spãniš Táunas Ap Spanish Town L D. Britanijos Mergelių Salos (Virdžin Gordos s.); Jamaikos Sent Katerinos apyg. centras …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

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