Moll's Barbados
By MOLL, Herman , 1736

The Island of Barbadoes. Divided into its Parishes, with the Roads, Paths, &c. According to an Actual and Accurate Survey. By H. Moll Geographer.

America Caribbean
  • Author: MOLL, Herman
  • Publication place: London
  • Publisher: Printed and Sold by Tho. Bowles next ye Chapter House in St. Pauls Church yard & J. Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill
  • Publication date: 1736
  • Physical description: Engraved map, hand-coloured in outline, explanation and size of parishes upper left.
  • Dimensions: 315 by 415mm. (12.5 by 16.25 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 2619


The map depicts towns, churches, fortifications, plantations, sugar mills of three to one mill, smaller mills, submerged rocks, roads, shoals, elevation by hachure, and parish boundaries. To the upper left is a table listing the acreages of each parish and a brief history of the island.

The map was issued in Thomas Bowles ‘Atlas Minor’ of 1736.