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Blue Mountains

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The Blue Mountains in Jamaica are famed for their coffee plantations - producing some of the best and most expensive coffee in the world - as well as the 7000 ft Blue Mountain Peak. Cuba can be seen from its slopes on a fine day. In the days of slavery some of the first independent, emancipated communities were founded in these mountains by runaway slaves.

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Written by  James Dunford Wood.

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