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Figure 5.8: Jamaica

Pointer co-ordinates: 18006'31.31 N and 77016'52.10' W

On the journey off the Cuban coastline, one ship lost the battle and Columbus and some of his crew continued on with only the two remaining ships (

The other two ships were also leaking and on 25 June 1503, the ships marooned on the St. Anne's Bay, Jamaica (

Columbus, his fleet and his family members remained on the Jamaican island for about a year (

In order to feed his fleet, Columbus predicted the lunar eclipse and the natives were in awe of this and continued to feed his crew members (

On the 07 November 1504, Columbus and his returned home to Sanlucar, Spain after travelling for about five months since 29 June 1504 (