1909 Arrival Panama of SS. Ancon with 1,500 labourers from Barbados

Panama canal

The Panama canal was an idea that took a long time to come to fruition. The idea of creating a water passage between the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea was first considered as far back as the early 1500’s.  Charles 1st of Spain wanted a faster and safer route from the west coast of […]

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