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Collins Wall

[originally the western boundary of the estate of Tom Collins, for whom the drink is named] n. the name of a concrete wall in Nassau that formerly divided Bain Town, a black working class area, from Centreville, a mulatto middle-class area: Only the Conchy Joes were supposed to live in Centreville this side of Collins Wall (Nassau).

Tags: geography, Nassau, noun

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Last update: 2011-01-10 23:59
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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