|Contributions||British Guiana Rubber Corporation.|
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The first European colonizers were the Spanish in , then came the Dutch from , the English and French colonizers would also join the scramble for the Guianas. By the time the dust had settled from European wars and associated land trading, the British had control of British Guiana (). Share this book. Matthew Young. Matthew French Young was born in Mabaruma Hill in the North West District of British Guiana in , the son of a Scotsman who settled there in the s, and planted citrus, ground provision and rubber trees. Matthew Young began his career as an assistant on a diamond prospecting survey in , and for the next. Oct 17, · Beckles in his book “Britain’s Black Debt,” politically powerful British Guiana owners got about of 50 pounds per slave, while older colonies such as Barbados and Jamaica fetched 20 hisn-alarum.com: Natalie Hopkinson. British Guiana Airways Limited, just the early years. This is a preliminary page that I hope to update as time and data become available. British Guiana Airways was established as a private company in 1 and proved to be a viable commercial operation until .
Related items available in West Indies Books BROWN Charles B. and SAWKINS J.G. Reports on the Physical, Descriptive, and Economic Geology of British Guiana Printed for Her Majesty's Stationery Office and sold by Longmans, Green, & Co. and Edward Stanford iv + pp + folding map and large folding map in rear pocket. 1st ed., clean in worn original cloth. The book “Twenty Five Year in British Guiana” written by Henry Kirke was very helpful to me in getting a better image of the times. Henry Kirke wrote extensively on . Sep 10, · New York, "British Guiana" section p. describes tram routes. Adjacent map shows streets, but not tram lines. Albert Raymond Forbes Webber. Centenary History and Hand Book of British Guiana. Georgetown, Brief history of the electric tramway, from to J. H. Price. The Brush Electrical Engineering Company Limited & its. British Guiana, officially known merely as Guiana, was the name of the British colony, part of the British West Indies, on the northern coast of South America, now known as the independent nation of Guyana (since ). The first people to settle here were the Amerindians, who came around the same time of the ice hisn-alarum.coml: Georgetown.
To use the map, first click on the picture above (if you right click you have the option of opening in a new tab or window), brief pause while your browser opens the map page, the fun now begins first left click anywhere on the map, then you can move by dragging and zoom with the mouse wheel. Jul 01, · In s British Guiana, sugar estate life is still 'too slavish'. Under the iron rule of the white manager and with work practices little changed since the days of slavery and indenture, the workers' children are expected to follow their parents into a life of unremitting toil. The company was bought again by the Canadian-based Alcan in Operations were merged and the company was renamed British Alcan Ltd. In , the company produced , tonnes of aluminium and made a pre-tax proft of £m up from a loss of £m the previous year. Dec 07, · Abstract. This territory, including the counties of Demerara, Essequibo and Berbice, named from the three rivers, was first partially settled by the Dutch West India Company about The Dutch retained their hold until , when it was captured by the English, and was finally ceded to Great Britain in The colony is situated on the north-east coast of South America on the Atlantic.