The last stop on our Funky Monkey tour was rather epic sugar mill ruins that had so much industrial equipment intact. Built in the 18th century when the island’s sugar industry was booming, the New River Plantation still has the sugar cellar where barrels used...更多
This is a work-in-progress and the site is still being added to with artifacts from the historic sugar estates that until recently covered large parts of the island. Includes descriptions of the process of making sugar and rum (!), descriptions of the lives of workers...更多
New River and Coconut Walk Estates are on the Windward (Atlantic) side of the island.
The New River Estate works are just off the main road. The old steam mill works/building is in the process of being restored so there is some work being carried...更多