Port Egmont Settlement: A plotted history

One of the oldest settlements in the Falkland Islands sits at Saunders Island and used to be the main naval base for the British.

A common confusion is that the settlement is actually called Jason’s Town and it is a harbour that is called Port Egmont. Nevertheless the area has had quite an interesting history.

Olly talked to local historian John Smith about what happened to Port Egmont.

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