Bance Island and Fort, Sierra Leone, ca. 1727

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This record was last updated on 13 Nov 2013

Image Reference

William Smith, Thirty different drafts of Guinea (London, 1727?), plate 8.

Note "Slave House" in upper left hand corner of fort; the "old" and "new" African towns outside of the fort are also shown. Smith made this survey for the Royal African Company. See also image "mariners17".