Providence, Guyana

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Providence, Guyana
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Providence, Guyana
Location in Guyana
Coordinates: 6°46′N58°10′W / 6.767°N 58.167°W / 6.767; -58.167 Coordinates: 6°46′N58°10′W / 6.767°N 58.167°W / 6.767; -58.167
Country Flag of Guyana.svg Guyana
Region Demerara-Mahaica
Population
 (2012) [1]
  Total621

Providence is a community in the Demerara-Mahaica Region of Guyana, on the east bank of the Demerara River, located at 6°46′0″N58°10′0″W / 6.76667°N 58.16667°W / 6.76667; -58.16667 , altitude 1 metre (3 feet). Providence is approximately 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) south of the capital, Georgetown.

Providence Stadium from the air Guyana National Stadium from Air - panoramio.jpg
Providence Stadium from the air

Providence is the home of the international cricket venue Providence Stadium. [2] It also held few matches of 2007 ICC Cricket World Cup.

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References

  1. "2012 Population by Village". Statistics Guyana. Retrieved 17 August 2020.
  2. "Providence Stadium". ESPNCricinfo. Retrieved 4 June 2016.