Missing Parish Boundary

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 Barbados 226

     The map shows the boundaries between the 11 parishes of Barbados, but  the boundary between St. Michael and St. George is omitted.

SCN 226

Barbados 246

     The same stamp was reprinted six years later with the change of Sovereign, but with the same error.

SCN 246

     Walter Klinefelter writes, "A popular guidebook to the West Indies...contains a map of Barbados in which the names of these eleven parishes appear, but there is no division line shown between two of them, Saint Michael and its neighboring parish on the east." The Carto-Philatelist 2:1(1956)11

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