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"Janjanbureh Island" Georgetown Things to Do Tip by johnsakura

Georgetown Things to Do: 16 reviews and 16 photos

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by johnsakura

The name of the island where Janjanbureh is located was Maccarthy Island, now is Janjanbureh Island. During the steamboat era, Janjanbureh was the second city of the country and had actually a very important place on the slavery market down te river to Fort James island and Banjul. Also was a very important admnistrative outpost and a a major upriver trading place.

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  • Written May 29, 2004
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