Sion Hill, U.S. Virgin Islands

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Sion Hill, United States Virgin Islands
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Sion Hill, United States Virgin Islands is located in Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
Sion Hill, United States Virgin Islands
Sion Hill, United States Virgin Islands
Sion Hill, United States Virgin Islands is located in the U.S. Virgin Islands
Sion Hill, United States Virgin Islands
Sion Hill, United States Virgin Islands
Coordinates: 17°44′28″N 64°44′50″W / 17.74111°N 64.74722°W / 17.74111; -64.74722Coordinates: 17°44′28″N 64°44′50″W / 17.74111°N 64.74722°W / 17.74111; -64.74722
Country  United States
Territory  United States Virgin Islands
Time zone UTC-4 (AST)

Sion Hill is a settlement on the island of Saint Croix, in the United States Virgin Islands.

Ruins of the Sion Great House.

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The Sion Hill Estate, a former sugarcane plantation, was the economic center of the area. The stone Danish colonial era plantation house, windmill base, and sugar processing factory buildings are now in ruins.

The windmill was used to power a sugar mill for crushing the sugar cane harvested on the plantation.

Former Great House and gardens of Sion Hill Estate.

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