Slide Title

Bay at Fajã d'Água

Slide ID

CV-81-341

_pkUnique ID

CV81341

Slide Date

1-1-1981

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Island

Brava

Province or Jurisdiction

CV81341

City / Village

Fajã d'Água

Date

January 1981

Description

The clear, placid waters of the harbor at Fajã d'Água are uncommon for Brava, an island that is swept by strong northwestern winds. However, this harbor and village are protected by steep mountains. It was once a place where whaling ships would dock.

Keywords

harbor, bay, village, terraced farming, whaling

Notes

Irwin, Aisling and Wilson, Colum. Cape Verde Islands: The Brandt Travel Guide. (Guilford, 2001) pp. 185

Copyright

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License ( https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ ). For more information contact Digital Initiatives at James P. Adams Library, (401) 456-8380, Rhode Island College, 600 Mount Pleasant Ave., Providence, RI, 02903, digitalcommons@ric.edu.

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1

Folder

7

Image Dimensions

3503x5303

Software

VueScan

Date Time Scanned

May 2012

Color Space

RGB

File Size

2.4 MB

Document Type

Image

Keywords

harbor, bay, village, terraced farming, whaling

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