A New Map Of The Island Of Barbados wherein every Parish, Plantation, Watermill, Windmill & Cattlemill, is described with the name of the Present Possesor, and all things els Remarkable according to a Late Exact Survey thereof.

Caption and Copyright: This artwork is in the public domain.
Cartographer: Richard Forde (British, 1674 - 1687)
Date: c. 1685, first printed 1675-76
Dimensions:
Composition: 18 5/8 in. × 22 in. (47.3 × 55.9 cm)
Sheet: 21 in. × 24 5/8 in. (53.3 × 62.5 cm)
Medium: Hand-colored engraving
Credit Line: The Beinecke Lesser Antilles Collection of Hamilton College
Object number: 1971.50
Not on View
DescriptionMap of the island of barbados. Copper engraving,colored
Additional Details
SignatureNot signed.
Inscribed"A NEW MAP OF THE ISLAND OF BARBADOES / wherein every Parish, Plantation, Watermill, Windmill & Cattlemill, is described with the name of the Present Possessor, and all things els Remarkable according to a Late Exact Survey thereof." at upper center in typeset in black ink; "By Phillip Lea at ye Atlas & Hercules in ye Pultery ouer against ye ould Jury / And by John Sellers at his shop on the Weft side of the Royal Exchange LONDON" at lower left in typeset in black ink; "W.J. 599 Mott 1-28-63" on verso at lower right in pencil; "Mott" on verso at center left in pencil; [illeg.] C S C [circle] on vero at upper right in pencil.
Markings None noted.
Published References Hough, Samuel J. and Penelope R.O. Hough, THE BEINECKE LESSER ANTILLES COLLECTION AT HAMILTON COLLEGE: A CATOLOGUE OF BOOKS, MANUSCRIPTS, PRINTS, MAPS, AND DRAWINGS (Trustees of Hamilton College, Clinton, NY, 1994), 321, catalogue no.C3.
Provenance 1971: Hamilton College, by gift of Walter Beinecke, Jr.