Caribbean Islands
Jamaica
Blue Mountains 2'256 m

The Blue Mountains are the longest mountain range in Jamaica and include the highest point on Jamaica, Blue Mountain Peak (2'256 m).

 

Jamaica 1932 Catharine s Peak stamp

Jamaica 1932, Catharine's Peak (1'353 m).
The Black River in the foreground.

The Catharine's peak is towering over the village Newcastle. It's the highest point in the parish of St. Andrew and is named for Lady Catharine Long, the first woman to scale it in the year 1760.

 

Jamaica 1932 Catharine s Peak stamp

Jamaica 1937, CatharineĀ“s Peak (1'353 m), King Gorge VI.

 

Jamaica 1956 Blue Mountain Peak stamp

Jamaica 1956 and 1962 (Independence ovpt), Blue Mountain Peak (2'256 m), Queen Elisabeth II.

 

Jamaica 1994 Blue Mountain Peak stamp

Jamaica 1994, Blue Mountain Peak (2'256 m).

 

 

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