James Fort, Accra, Gold Coast, 1727


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This record was last updated on 13 Nov 2013

Image Reference
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Source
William Smith, Thirty different drafts of Guinea (London, 1727?), plate 26.

Comments
Caption: "A Prospect From Sea of James Fort at Accra. . . .the Leeward most and remotest that the English have on the Gold Coast . . .here the English have vast quantities of very good salt . . . " Note African town, shown on right. Smith made this survey for the Royal African Company