limestone regions in jamaica

by Roxy
(USA)

Question
Where are the limestone regions in Jamaica?



Answer by W. Gayle, Jan-15-2009

Hi Roxy,
I know off the top of my head that the north western area of the island was always said to be the main limestone area. That include the parish of Trelawny, that also host the Cockpit Country.

Take a look at the following links on the 'Cockpit country' website.

They should help you more in your research. Keep in touch.
http://www.cockpitcountry.com/limestone.htm
http://www.cockpitcountry.com/formjamaica.html





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Feb 19, 2009
Ja limestone
by: Clifton

The bedrock of Jamaica is limestone,marble along with gypsum.
The hills of St Catherine southeast is all limestone, with marble in clarendon.

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