Coal pot

Coal pots could be made of metal or clay. In the early 20th century, coal pots made of clay were being manufactured by a potter in Nevis and once or twice a year an interisland boat would land on the waterfront with a load of coal pots for sale. They would be gone in no time and Virgin Islanders who did not get the word might have a long wait until the next supply came. In the representational drawing at left, coal pots line the back shelf of a cook house providing the equivalent of a four-burner stovetop

Magens Bay board meets

The Magens Bay Authority Board will meet on Friday at 10 a.m. at beach shed No. 4.