Convict Depot - Carrera Isle - Trinidad

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Title: Convict Depot - Carrera Isle - Trinidad
Abstract: The postcard shows Carrera Island, referred to as Convict Depot because during the 1800s prisoners were carried to the island to quarry limestone for road building. In 1877, a prison was constructed, today the island remains a prison island. The postcard is addressed to Mr. George Konghaki of New York, United States of America and affixed is a penny Trinidad and Tobago postage stamps, while the card is dated 1914.
Description: Colour: Coloured; Style: Landscape; Other: Unbordered, Divided
Date: 2011-03-11

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