CO 1069-259-87

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Where: Stann Creek, Belize

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Description: Belize Reclamation. Belize is built on a coastal swamp and much reclamation work is required to cater for a rapidly growing population. The picture illustrates the nature of the terrain.

Location: Belize

Date: 1950-1959

Description: Belize Bridge. The city of Belize is divided by the haulover creek and the two sections are connected by a single swing bridge constructed in 1922. A second bridge is badly needed.

Location: Belize

Date: 1950-1959

Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/259

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