coordinates: 3º37'00 S 128º38'00 E
Saparua / Honimoa Island
Map of Ceram, Boura, Amboina and adjacent islands
Map of the islands of Haruku, Saparua and Nusa Laut near Ambon, expedition of A. Gijsels
Maps of the fortifications on Saparoua
Maps of the islands of Manipa and Honimoa
The VOC had founded a small outpost in the native village of Booi, on the southern coast of the island of Saparua. Throughout the 18th century the post was never manned by more than a single soldier.