Gold Coast and Adjacent Regions, ca. 1730

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"To the Right Honourable CHARLES Earl of PETERBOROW, and MONMOUTH, &c. This MAP of AFRICA, . . . is most humbly Dedicated by . . . H. Moll Geographer" (London, n.d). The map was published by John Bowles, Thomas Bowles, Philip Overton, and John King. (Courtesy, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation).

Sectional enlargement of map of Africa, showing in detail the Gold Coast and adjacent Ivory and Slave Coasts, with locations of European forts and trading stations. There is no date on this map, but CW dates it ca. 1730.