Parham, Antigua and Barbuda

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Parham
Town
Parham is located in Antigua and Barbuda
Parham
Parham
Coordinates: 17°06′N 61°46′W / 17.100°N 61.767°W / 17.100; -61.767Coordinates: 17°06′N 61°46′W / 17.100°N 61.767°W / 17.100; -61.767
Country Antigua and Barbuda
Island Antigua
Population (2012)
 • Total 757
Time zone AST (UTC-4)

Parham is a town in the island country of Antigua and Barbuda, on the north-east coast of Antigua, with a population of 1,276 (2001 census).[1] It is the oldest town in the country (established in 1632) and was once the capital. Parham is built upon Parham Harbour, a well-protected anchorage.

Attractions[edit]

  • Parham Hill, a well-preserved colonial home.
  • Great Bird Island, in Parham Harbor
  • St. Peter's Church was built in 1840 by eminent English architect Thomas Weekes.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Gazetteer". Archived from the original on 2013-02-09.