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Stopped to see the tombs on the way back from Tropic of Cancer beach. Turn at the sign for Rolle... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
caylismom
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Scranton, Pennsylvania
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We visited this location and it hasn't been mowed in ages. We were attacked by mosquitos so... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Lisa W
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Excelsior Springs
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Tombstones of an overseer and his wife who lived during slavery times.
  • Excellent13%
  • Very good32%
  • Average42%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped to see the tombs on the way back from Tropic of Cancer beach. Turn at the sign for Rolle Town, then take a right at the top of the hill. The path is in between the two blue houses at the top of the...More

Thank caylismom
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

We visited this location and it hasn't been mowed in ages. We were attacked by mosquitos so promptly left upon visiting.

Thank Lisa W
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

We visited the island but there was nothing special about the tombs and off the beaten path. It was OK but would not visit again

Thank Myers1624
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

well preserved, serene. There is some signage but much better with a guide to explain the historical aspect.

Thank Felicity I
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

Not a lot to see but I appreciated the guide display explaining its significance. Humbling anytime one visits a cemetery.

Thank Paula M
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Reviewed 10 January 2017

A must stop to see some of Exuma's history and beautiful natural landscapes. Rolle Town is a rather sleepy and peaceful village full of friendly neighbors.

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Reviewed 11 August 2016

Its a small burial ground with very old tombs in the ground. Stickers everywhere but we really liked being able to walk around and see it.

Thank Rebecca F
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

Our tour guide brought us here on our way to the Tropic of Cancer beach. It was very interesting to learn a little of Exuma history. The tombs date from the late 1700's.

Thank beach110
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

Sorry, we ran out of there. The mosquitos were vicious. So, I can't say that much about the tomb. I'd like to know more about the mother and child buried there because it sounded interesting; but I must say that the tomb was from the...More

Thank NYMichele
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Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

The solemn tombs lay tribute to a family from the late 1700's. Interesting graveyard, epitaphs and tombs of a mother and child.

Thank Edward B
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