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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. Unknown parameter |dead-url= ignored (help)
  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.