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Number: 2191
Continent: Africa
Region: West
Place Names: Boutri, Shama, Ghana
Year of Origin: 1745
Title: Fort Badenstein at Boutri; Fort St. Sebastian at Shama
Sub-Title: No. 66, Fig 1, n. 580, Fig 3, n. 583, Vol. 2, Plate 58,
Language: English
Publish Origin: London
Height: 14.2
Width: 21.3
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Small
Scale:
Color Type: No Color
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Cartographer: Jean John Barbot
Engraver: Thomas Kitchin
Publisher: Thomas Astley
Other Contributors:
Northernmost Latitude: 6.0
Southernmost Latitude: 5.0
Westernmost Longitude: -1.0
Easternmost Longitude: 1.0
Measurement Notes: derived from current coordinates
Notes: 2 elevation views of coastal slave trading forts in Ghana, from "A New General Collection of Vyages and Travels; Consisting of the Most Esteemed Relations..."; There was also another Fort St. Sebastian on the east coast of Africa in Mozambique.
Last updated: Nov 1, 2012