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BRITISH COMMONWEALTH of Nations [British Empire] BRITISH WEST INDIES Territories Federal Colony of THE WINDWARD ISLANDS
(London a + Westminster lr) (Port-of-Spain a)(Saint George´s)

Government of the British Crown Colony of BARBADOS

Flag or logo since 1900-01-01*
British Crown Colony of BARBADOS (en)
Emblem or Symbol*

King George VI
(ruler of UNITED KINGDOM since 1936-12-11)
 
 
 
 
Capitals & administrative places*: Bridgetown
(Bridgetown)
Official & national languages: English (en) .

Mainland:


BARBADOS British Crown Colony of BARBADOS  (Bridgetown)

11 Divisions:

CHRIST CHURCH CHRIST CHURCH Parish  (Oistins)Local: CHRIST CHURCH Parish (en)  (Oistins)
SAINT ANDREW SAINT ANDREW Parish  (Belleplaine)Local: SAINT ANDREW Parish (en)  (Belleplaine)
SAINT GEORGE SAINT GEORGE Parish  (The Glebe)Local: SAINT GEORGE Parish (en)  (The Glebe)
SAINT JAMES SAINT JAMES Parish  (Saint James Town)Local: SAINT JAMES Parish (en)  (Saint James Town)
SAINT JOHN SAINT JOHN Parish  (Four Roads)Local: SAINT JOHN Parish (en)  (Four Roads)
SAINT JOSEPH SAINT JOSEPH Parish  (Bathsheba)Local: SAINT JOSEPH Parish (en)  (Bathsheba)
SAINT LUCY SAINT LUCY Parish  (Checker Hall)Local: SAINT LUCY Parish (en)  (Checker Hall)
SAINT MICHAEL SAINT MICHAEL Parish  (Bridgetown)Local: SAINT MICHAEL Parish (en)  (Bridgetown)
SAINT PETER SAINT PETER Parish  (Speightstown)Local: SAINT PETER Parish (en)  (Speightstown)
SAINT PHILIP SAINT PHILIP Parish  (Six Cross Roads)Local: SAINT PHILIP Parish (en)  (Six Cross Roads)
SAINT THOMAS SAINT THOMAS Parish  (Welchman Hall)Local: SAINT THOMAS Parish (en)  (Welchman Hall)







* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.
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 General Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   * Rulers.org, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 General Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of Ethnia.org website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

    + the other sources are added according to the consulted entity.

 




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