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Map of Montserrat

Area in square kilometers

102 km2
Topographic map of Montserrat showing the exclusion zone and the new airport. The roads and settlements in the exclusion zone have mostly been destroyed.
Christopher Columbus gave Montserrat its name on his second voyage to the New World in 1493, after Montserrat mountain located in Catalonia.
Montserrat's Georgian era historic capital city of Plymouth was destroyed and two-thirds of the island's population were forced to flee abroad by an eruption of the previously dormant Soufriere Hills volcano that began on July 18, 1995.
Montserrat will once again be showcasing its African ancestry during Cudjoe Head celebrations, which will be held from July 29-30, 2011. The village of Cudjoe Head was named in the 18th Century after a slave b...
Work has commenced on Montserrat's National Museum in Little Bay following a ground breaking ceremony on Friday June 3rd 2011, organised by the Montserrat National Trust (MNT). The Project Implementation Unit (...
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Irish in its bloodlines, Montserrat is the only spot in the Caribbean where St. Patrick's Day is a full-fledged public holiday.
The culture that developed on Montserrat was largely informed by the Irish colonists who made their home here. Today, however, that culture is shot through with the singular sizzle of the West Indies—from reggae to pepperpot soup to calypso. It makes for an intoxicating stew.
Montserrat is an island in the Caribbean, southeast of Puerto Rico. A former popular resort, it is recovering from a hurricane and volcanic activity from the 1980s and 1990s.
map of Montserrat map of Montserrat * Brades (de facto capital) * Davy Hill * Gerald's * Little Bay * Old Towne
sunset on Montserrat sunset on Montserrat Once a popular get-away destination (especially after Beatles producer George Martin opened a studio here), Montserrat has been hit hard by the four elements, both from without and from within.
© 2011 Montserrat College of Art, 23 Essex St.
Montserrat prepares to host 70th Meeting of the Monetary Council 28th June 2011 69th Meeting of the ECCB Monetary Council, ECCB Headquarters, St Kitts and Nevis, 11 February 2011.
BRADES, Montserrat – Montserrat is preparing to host the 70th Meeting of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) scheduled for July 15 at the Montserrat Cultural Centre.
BRADES, Montserrat – ZJB Radio Montserrat will be transmitting the Annual Report from the Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), Sir K Dwight Venner this Wednesday evening.
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Montserrat (Catalan pronunciation: ) is a mountain chain near Barcelona, in Catalonia, Spain. It is part of the Catalan Pre-Coastal Range. The main peaks are Sant Jeroni (1,236 m), Montgrós (1 ,120 m) and Miranda de les Agulles (903 m).
of Montserrat is named after this mountain chain.
Montserrat cable car, or by the Montserrat Rack Railway. The lower stations of both the rack railway and the cable car can be reached by Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya train from Barcelona's Plaça d'Espanya station.
The highest summit of Montserrat is called Sant Jeroni (Saint Jerome) and stands at 1,236 meters (4,055 feet) above sea-level. It is accessible by hiking trails which connect from the top entrance to the Sant Joan funicular, the monastery, or the base of the mountain.
* Shrine of Our Lady of Montserrat History, description and photos * "Patronage and Piety: Montserrat and the Royal House of Medieval Catalonia-Aragon" Detailed history of the abbey (PDF) * Official website of the Escolania
of Montserrat, country guides with travel and tourism information on accommodation, tourist attractions, events and more like weather information, maps, statistics and local newspapers from Montserrat.
Montserrat College of Art Endeavors to provide an intensive visual arts education, founded in the late sixties. Environment Montserrat Volcano Observatory Monitors erupting lava dome on the Island of Montserrat.
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COUNTRY DESCRIPTION: Montserrat is a British overseas territory and part of the British West Indies. The island rises in a series of mountainous slopes to a high point of over 3,000 feet at the Soufriere Volcano in the exclusion zone.
The Government of Montserrat has issued several recent proclamations and warnings urging residents and visitors to be vigilant and to be prepared to move at short notice. It last erupted in January 2009, requiring the large-scale evacuation of residents.
Got some? (A Montserratian asking another if they have goat water, the local delicacy.
Barcelona To Montserrat by Train = This page will give you instructions on how to travel from Barcelona to Montserrat by train.
You can travel to Montserrat by train which you catch from Espanya rail station. The Espanya rail station is on the green and red metro lines making it very accessible from any part of Barcelona city centre that has a metro stop.
you to the foot of Montserrat mountain then you have these two options Cable car or Cremallera Funicular to actually go up the mountain to the Monastery.
Traveling to Montserrat is a special experience. It is one of the few Caribbean islands that have not been discovered by mass tourism.
Montserrat Basic Travel Information Location: In the Caribbean Sea, southeast of Puerto Rico Size: 39 square miles.
Montserrat has beaches, diving, hiking and shopping, but what is truly fascinating about this island is the unique opportunity to see an active volcano.
Day Visit To Montserrat Spain - "The Trip of a Lifetime" = This page will give you the highlights of Barcelona Montserrat in Spain.
the World famous Montserrat Choir boys recitals along with details on the mountain walks with breathtaking views. I took a day trip to Montserrat recently with my brother and this page summarizes the highlights of what we experienced.
Montserrat Spain in BarcelonaFor many visitors a trip to Barcelona Montserrat Spain is the highlight of their visit. Barcelona Montserrat is a spectacularly beautiful Benedictine monk mountain retreat about one hour North West from Barcelona by train.
Montserrat is a chilling exploration of the destructive powers of nature. It may well be one of the Caribbean's most interesting destinations, just because of the lack of beaches.
Montserrat was populated by Arawak and Carib people when it was claimed by Christopher Columbus on his second voyage for Spain in 1493, naming the island Santa María de Montserrate, after the Blessed Virgin of the Monastery of Montserrat.
Revolutionary War, Montserrat was briefly captured by France. It was returned to the United Kingdom under the Treaty of Paris which ended that conflict.
Montserrat (play /mɒntsəˈræt/) is a British overseas territory located in the Leeward Islands, part of the chain of islands called the Lesser Antilles in the Caribbean Sea.
Montserrat its name on his second voyage to the New World in 1493, after Montserrat mountain located in Catalonia. Montserrat is nicknamed the Emerald Isle of the Caribbean, both for its resemblance to coastal Ireland and for the Irish descent of its inhabitants.
Montserrat has an active volcano, which is monitored by the Montserrat Volcano Observatory. The volcano had been long dormant until the early 1990s when it began showing signs of erupting; now it is active, and closely watched.
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Soufrière Hills volcanic complex in S Montserrat is the highest point. Plymouth was the capital and chief port, but it was destroyed in the ongoing volcanic eruptions that began in 1995. An interim capital was constructed at Brades Estate in N Montserrat.
Montserrat has a unicameral 11-seat Legislative Council consisting of nine members elected for five-year terms, plus the attorney general and the finance secretary. The chief minister serves as head of government.
Montserratian Government Information * United Kingdom: Country Guide * Government Directory * Government Information Unit * Government of Montserrat * Governor of Montserrat
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Montserrat (pronounced /ˌmɒntsəˈræt/) is a British overseas territory located in the Leeward Islands, part of the chain of islands called the Lesser Antilles in the Caribbean Sea.
Montserrat was given its name by Christopher Columbus on his second voyage to the New World in 1493, after its namesake located in Catalonia.
Mountain of Montserrat, in Catalonia. The island fell under English control in 1632 when a group of Irish fleeing anti-Roman Catholic sentiment in Saint Kitts and Nevis settled there.
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Montserrat hotels are known for their comfortable lodging and great services and offer accommodations for visitors of every kind.
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The Montserrat country code 1 664 will allow you to call Montserrat from another country. Montserrat telephone code 1 664 is dialed after the IDD. Montserrat international dialing 1 664 is followed by an area code.
With the complete Montserrat dialing code, you can make your international call.
Montserrat Population 5,097 (226 of 237) Montserrat Area, Sq. Km.
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