Finely engraved map of Barbados, drawn from the observations of the Reverend Griffin Hughes and published by Thomas Jefferys in London.
The map is colored by Parish and highlights the early towns, churches, forts, Sugar Works, Mills, Plantations, roads, rivers, mountains and other topographical features.
The Reverend Griffith Hughes (fl. 1707-1758), was a naturalist and author. He served as the rector of St. Lucy's Parish in Barbados from 1736 until his return to London. While on Barbados, he recorded his observations of the natural features, plants, and wildlife over a period of several years.