Tag Archives: WestPoint

fishing canoes off Mamba Point, Liberia

Fishermen return to West Point in Monrovia, following the coastline of Liberia past Mamba Point. Most of the returning fishermen have been out overnight, some possibly more than one night.  

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dusk, West Point, Monrovia

Dusk settles on Kru Beach in the seaside community of West Point in Monrovia, Liberia.

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dry fish

Monrovia, Liberia. Fish arranged on a box in the Fante’ fishing community of West Point are dried before going to market.

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West Point afternoon

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Ruby King

Westpoint, Monrovia, Liberia. Ruby King, boss-man of Pop canoe, strikes a pose on Fante Beach before heading out to sea for a night of fishing.

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Fante Beach, Westpoint

Monrovia, Liberia.     A hot, sun-filled afternoon sees fish arrive from the sea to Fante Beach in Westpoint. Today, dolphinfish arrive to market.

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West Point, Monrovia, Liberia

This peninsula community in the heart of Monrovia lies between Mamba Point and the Mesurado River on the inland side, and the Atlantic Ocean. The sand peninsula encompasses approximately 4 square kilometers and is home to 75,000 people. Many parts … Continue reading

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