Pitch Lake. Trinidad, West Indies

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dc.date.accessioned 2010-07-08T13:05:34Z
dc.date.available 2010-07-08T13:05:34Z
dc.date.issued 2010-07-08T13:05:34Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/8231
dc.description Colour: Coloured; Style: Landscape; Other: Unbordered, Divided en
dc.description.abstract Description at back of card: This unique lake of pitch has been supplying asphalt for over 200 years. The level of the lake has dropped only 27 feet in all that time. Scientists estimate that at the current rate of use, it will last another 400 years. The Pitch Lake is located at Brighton, La Brea off the south west coast of Trinidad. Postcard number P77554. en
dc.description.sponsorship Funding for this project has been provided by Mrs. Irma E. Goldstraw. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Pereira and Co., Ltd., Trinidad en
dc.rights Please contact the Main Library, The University of the West Indies for permission to use the digitized images. wimail@sta.uwi.edu en
dc.subject Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Postcards en
dc.subject Cities and towns--Trinidad and Tobago--Brighton en
dc.subject Cities and towns--Trinidad and Tobago--La Brea en
dc.subject Asphalt industry--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Pitch en
dc.subject Trees--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject Forests and forestry--Trinidad and Tobago en
dc.subject [1962]
dc.subject.other Pitch Lake, The (La Brea) en
dc.title Pitch Lake. Trinidad, West Indies en
dc.type Image en


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