Sentence Examples

  • In January and February 1782 he conquered St Christopher, in spite of the most determined opposition of Hood, who with a much inferior force first drove him from his anchorage at Basseterre, and then repulsed his repeated attacks.
  • The legislative council of St Kitts-Nevis meets at Basseterre, the capital of St Kitts.
  • The circle of land formed by the skirts of the mountains, and the valley of Basseterre constitute nearly the whole of the cultivated portion.
  • The principal towns are Old Road, Sandy Point and the capital Basseterre, which lies on the S.W.