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Address: Great Exuma
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Tombstones of an overseer and his wife who lived during slavery times.

Tombstones of an overseer and his wife who lived during slavery times.

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go with a guide

well preserved, serene. There is some signage but much better with a guide to explain the historical aspect.

Reviewed 3 days ago
Felicity I
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Nassau, New Providence Island
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Nassau, New Providence Island
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45 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

well preserved, serene. There is some signage but much better with a guide to explain the historical aspect.

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Brussels, Wisconsin
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69 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Not a lot to see but I appreciated the guide display explaining its significance. Humbling anytime one visits a cemetery.

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Thank Paula M
Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

A must stop to see some of Exuma's history and beautiful natural landscapes. Rolle Town is a rather sleepy and peaceful village full of friendly neighbors.

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1 Thank Scott H
Oklahoma
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Its a small burial ground with very old tombs in the ground. Stickers everywhere but we really liked being able to walk around and see it.

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Thank Rebecca F
southern USA
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Our tour guide brought us here on our way to the Tropic of Cancer beach. It was very interesting to learn a little of Exuma history. The tombs date from the late 1700's.

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Thank beach110
NY
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34 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Sorry, we ran out of there. The mosquitos were vicious. So, I can't say that much about the tomb. I'd like to know more about the mother and child buried there because it sounded interesting; but I must say that the tomb was from the 1800s. We have older graveyards in Manhattan. Still, it might be interesting if you go... More 

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Thank NYMichele
Baltimore, Maryland
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141 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

The solemn tombs lay tribute to a family from the late 1700's. Interesting graveyard, epitaphs and tombs of a mother and child.

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Thank Edward B
Houston
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186 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2016

We had met another couple and spent the day with them driving around visiting beaches. He wanted to make sure to visit the tombs. It's worth the visit to see something that has survived several hundred years and the Exuma people take pride in their history.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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29 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Not much to see and information is spotty but a nice place if you are on your way south. I would not drive JUST to see this spot. If drive past this, there is another cemetery at the end of the road with a beautiful view.

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I personally love history so to enjoy historical site throughout Great Exuma was fascinating. Check out this site.

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