Happy Independence, Barbados – How far have we come? Ancient pictures and photos of yester-Bim can show!


Garrison Hotel 1810

Garrison Hotel 1810

1853 engraving of Needhams Point

1853 engraving of Needhams Point

Being rebuilt after the great Bridgetown fire in 1860

Being rebuilt after the great Bridgetown fire in 1860

Bay Street – date unknown

Bay Street - date unknown

Bay Street 2006 – similar area new buildings fresh paint and Harry’s Nightery is just a memory

Bay Street 2006 - similar area new buildings fresh paint and Harrys is just a memory

Aquatic Club pier. Not sure what year

Aquatic Club pier. Not sure what year

Another view of the Aquatic Club

Another view of the Aquatic Club

Atlantis Hotel

Atlantis Hotel

Backyard and jetty at Herbert House Fontabelle before Deep Water Harbour was built

Backyard and jetty at Herbert House Fontabelle before Deep Water Harbour was built.

Bath Station

Bath Station

Bathsheba station

bathsheba station

lding War Cloud in the backyard Lavington Fontabelle

lding War Cloud in the backyard Lavington Fontabelle My grandfather paid Regulator

Many thanx 2 my source who helped me to let you see how Bajans have progressed over the centuries!

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