Jonestown

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Coordinates: 7°41′22″N 59°57′0″W / 7.68944°N 59.95000°W / 7.68944; -59.95000

Jonestown is locatit in Guyana
Jonestown
Jonestown
Georgetown
Georgetown
Kaituma
Kaituma
The Peoples Temple Agricultural Project ("Jonestown", Guyana).

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[1][2] 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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  1. "Inside the Jonestown massacre". CNN. November 13, 2008. Archived frae the oreeginal on May 25, 2015. Retrieved May 14, 2015. 
  2. "How many people died on November 18?" Archived November 7, 2017, at the Wayback Machine.. Alternative Considerations of Jonestown and Peoples Temple. Jonestown Project: San Diego State University.