National Geographic : 1952 Mar
© National Geographic Society 384 Kodachrome by Charles Allmon Caribbean and Atlantic Combers in Timeless Surges Beat Against the Island's Coral Cliffs Crane Hotel overlooks a sea that changes from lettuce green to forget-me-not blue. The resort takes its name fromashippers' hoisting crane which once hung over the bluff. Opposite: So hostile is the north shore that forts were never considered necessary. In stormy weather, spray leaps 50feet.