Jamaica National Heritage Trust - About The Trust

About JNHT - Board of Trustees


Trustees

• Mr. Orville Hill - Chairman
• Mr. Basil Naar - Deputy Chairman
• Mrs. Michele Creed-Nelson – Executive Director- Jamaica National Heritage Trust
• Mr. Patrick Stanigar
• Mr. Peter Knight
• Mrs. Elizabeth Stair
• Mr. Christopher Whyms-Stone
• Ms. Gianna Fakhourie
• Mr. David Brown
• Mr. Robert Hill
• Mr. Peter Francis - Jamaica Institute of Architects
• Mr. Vivian Crawford - Institute of Jamaica
• Mrs. Eppie Delorie Edwards - Jamaica Historical Society
• Mr. Zachary J. M. Beier - Jamaica Archaeological Society

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FORTS

Ever since the capture of Jamaica by the English from the Spanish in 1655, the need for fortification became immediate because of the...

 

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COURTHOUSES

The Morant Bay Courthouse, which was destroyed by fire on Monday, February 19, 2007, is an important part of St. Thomas's history.

 

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HISTORIC SCHOOLS

Built in 1885 of masonry and timber, the Simms building exhibits a combination of Gothic and Georgian features; the projecting...