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“Very cool piece of history”
Review of Cottle Church

Ranked #8 of 53 things to do in Nevis
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Owner description: See the ruins of this church, otherwise known as St. Mark’s Chapel of Ease. Slaves and free men could once worship here together.
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Ruins and history of a historic church. Take a few minutes to stop and learn about Nevis and the way they worshipped.

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Reviewed 7 April 2017

This is a nicely restored church (even if it doesn't have a roof) that has a great history of being the church where the freed slaves would go to find food and clothing . The congregation would also find jobs for them on the island. The stone work on this church is worth noting also.

Thank fizzy1991
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Walked from Oualie beach early in a morning while it was cool to visit this church. Well kept and interesting part of history. Cottle was a good person on Nevis and built this church for his family and the families of slaves. He worked to free slaves and employ them if they wished on a salary . Would be good if it was totally restored.

Thank PennyOscarson
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

A bit out of the way but very accessible by a decent road up towards the hotel. There is a pavilion in the corner with much literature and the essential story.

Thank SimplyFred
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Reviewed 31 January 2017

This is a very neat stop on a tour of Nevis and is worth a couple minutes of your time. The gate was locked when I was there and I'm not sure if it ever gets opened. Either way, it is a cool stop.

Thank KTRWAnderson
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