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Saint Thomas's fine natural harbor became known as "Taphus" for the drinking establishments located nearby. ("Tap Hus" translates as "rum shop" or "tap house" referring to the drinking establishments.) In 1691, the primary settlement there was renamed Charlotte Amalie in honor of the wife of Denmark's King Christian V.

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  • Copyright: Bill Denham (uddedge) Silver Note Writer [C: 7 W: 0 N: 20] (133)
  • Genre: 地方
  • Medium: 彩色
  • Date Taken: 2016-11-12
  • Categories: 自然
  • Exposure:f/0.1, 1/1176 seconds
  • Photo Version:Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2016-11-26 14:01
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