Dix Cove Fort, Gold Coast, 1727

Description

Caption: The South Prospect of Dixcove Fort Drawn 1727, ye hithermost English fort on the Gold Coast . . . and is subordinate to Cape-Coast. The caption gives geographical features of the area and food provisioning; note the African towns outside of the fort. Smith made his survey for the Royal African Company. see also, other images mariners on this site.

Source

William Smith, Thirty different drafts of Guinea (London, 1727), plate 10.

Creator

Smith, William

Language

English

Rights

Image is in the public domain. Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International.

Identifier

mariners19

Spatial Coverage

Africa--Voltaic--Dixcove

Citation

"Dix Cove Fort, Gold Coast, 1727", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed April 13, 2021, http://slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/567
Caption: The South Prospect of Dixcove Fort Drawn 1727, ye hithermost English fort on the Gold Coast . . . and is subordinate to Cape-Coast. The caption gives geographical features of the area and food provisioning; note the African towns outside of the fort. Smith made his survey for the Royal African Company. see also, other images mariners on this site.
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