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First Sessions of Parliament Met, Bridgetown, Barbados
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD
N 13° 05.939 W 059° 36.800
21P E 216630 N 1449547
Quick Description: A plaque noting the location of the Sessions House were the Parliament of Barbados First met in June 1639. The Barbados Parliament in the third oldest government in the Common Wealth.
Location: Barbados
Date Posted: 2/11/2010 3:13:54 PM
Waymark Code: WM874B
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member condor1
Views: 6

Long Description:
The text of the Plaque reads:
“On or near this site stood the Sessions House where the Parliament of Barbados first met in June 1639. This monument was erected to commemorate the 350th anniversary of Parliament and was unveiled by The Rt. Hon. L. Erskine Sandiford, M.P. Prime Minister June 26, 2989.”
FIRST - Classification Variable: Item or Event

Date of FIRST: 6/1/1639

More Information - Web URL: Not listed

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