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Petite ville, grand renom.
(Small town, great renown.)

François Rabelais

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Church Valley, 1658
Church Valley, 1658
Churches of St Helena

Thornton, 1702-7
Thornton, 1702-7
Maps of St Helena

Moll, 1732 (extract)
Moll, 1732 (extract)
Maps of St Helena

1781 by Lafitte (extract)
1781 by Lafitte (extract){a}
Maps of St Helena

1781 by Lafitte (extract)
1781 by Lafitte (extract){a}
Maps of St Helena

1789 sketch
1789 sketch

The Wharf/Crane, 1795
The Wharf/Crane, 1795{b}
Jamestown

Watering place, 1795
Watering place, 1795{b}

Drawbridge, 1795
Drawbridge, 1795{b}

Undated but maybe 1800s
Undated but maybe 1800s

The Wharf, 1808
The Wharf, 1808{c}
Jamestown

1812 sketch
1812 sketch

Painting, 1815
Painting, 1815

The Wharf, 1815
The Wharf, 1815
Jamestown

From Read’ Map, 1817
From Read’ Map, 1817
Maps of St Helena

The Wharf, 1829
The Wharf, 1829{d}
Jamestown

Sainson, c.1840s
Sainson, c.1840s

Landing steps, 1840
Landing steps, 1840{e}
Jamestown

Main Street, 1857
Main Street, 1857{f}

The Wharf, 1877
The Wharf, 1877
Jamestown

Pre-1882
Pre-1882
Roads

Victoria’s Golden Jubilee, 1887
Victoria’s Golden Jubilee, 1887
A Brief History

Lower, 1890s
Lower, 1890s

Civil Hospital, 1882
Civil Hospital, 1882{g}

The Wharf, 1900
The Wharf, 1900{h}
Jamestown

Military hospital, early 1900s
Military hospital, early 1900s

Upper town, early 1900s
Upper town, early 1900s

From the bay, c.1900
From the bay, c.1900

Sketch by Erich Mayer, 1902
Sketch by Erich Mayer, 1902
Artists

Main Street, West Side, 1903
Main Street, West Side, 1903{i}
Historic Buildings

Main Street, East Side, 1903
Main Street, East Side, 1903{i}
Historic Buildings

Postcard, Jackson, 1905
Postcard, Jackson, 1905{j}
Historic Buildings

Main Street, 1930s
Main Street, 1930s{k}

Napoleon Street, 1920s/30s
Napoleon Street, 1920s/30s

Postcard, 1947
Postcard, 1947
Postcards of St Helena

1947
1947

Wharf operations, 1961
Wharf operations, 1961{l}

The Arch, 1964
The Arch, 1964{m}
Historic Buildings In Brief - Jamestown

Off for launch, 1968
Off for launch, 1968{n}

Lower Napoleon Street, 1970s
Lower Napoleon Street, 1970s

From Jacob’s Ladder, 1970
From Jacob’s Ladder, 1970
Jacob’s Ladder

Seaside, 1974
Seaside, 1974{o}

Postcard, Main Street, 1979
Postcard, Main Street, 1979
Postcards of St Helena

Alighting at The Wharf
Alighting at The Wharf
Famous Visitors

Main Street, 1991
Main Street, 1991

Main Street, 1990s
Main Street, 1990s

Event in Grand Parade, 1995
Event in Grand Parade, 1995

The Bridge, 2001
The Bridge, 2001

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Credits:
{a} UK National Archives MPH 1/251{b} Ozias Humphreys{c} William John Burchell{d} By Augustus Earle (1793-1838){e} Durand Brager Debarcadere{f} From Views of St Helena, by G.W. Melliss, published in 1857{g} Domaines Francais de Sainte Helene{h} Thomas Jackson, Island Chemist{i} St Helena, The Historic Island, From Its Discovery To The Present Date, by E. L. Jackson, published in 1905{j} St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha Philatelic Society (SHATPS){k} Neil Fantom{l} Copyright (c) 1962 Film Unit, used with permission{m} Paul McCartney, Hobart, Australia{n} Sheila Cook, one of the Royal Engineers Team from 1978/80{o} Hugh Crallan

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