The Peoples Temple Agricultural Project (Scots: Fowks Temple Agricultural Project), better kent bi its informal name "Jonestown", wis a remote settlement established bi the Peoples Temple, a cult unner the leadership o Jim Jones, in northwastren Guyana. It becam internaitionally kent whan, on 18 November 1978, a tot o 918 fowk dee'd in the settlement, maistly bi voluntar or forced suicide, at the nearbi airstrip in Port Kaituma, an at a Temple-run biggin in Georgetown, Guyana's caipital ceety.
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