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Basseterre


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Saint Kitts and Nevis
   has the capital   
Basseterre
Basseterre was founded in 1627 by the French, under Sieur Pierre Belain d'Esnambuc. When Phillipe de Longviliers de Poincy was made the French governor of St. Kitts in 1639, The town took off and was made Basseterre capital of the entire French West Indies colony. The city was made capital of the entire island of St. Kitts in 1727, following French expulsion from the island and full British control.
Basseterre
   is at   
17°18'N 62°44'W
Saint Kitts and Nevis
St. Kitts & Nevis
   has the capital   
Basseterre
Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis
   is at   
17°17'N 62°43'W






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