Kingdom of Parit Batu / Prov. Sumatera Barat

The kingdom of Parit Batu was located on Sumatera, Kabupaten Pasaman Barat, provinsi Sumatera Barat.
This kingdom was a kingdom of the Minangkabau People.

Province of West Sumatera

District Pasaman


* Foto ancient sites, tribes on Sumatera, and old Sumatera: link


About the kingdom

There is not much information about this kingdom.

The Pasaman area had once a kingdom. The kingdom of Parit Batu was located in Mount Pasaman, West Pasaman Regency centered in Nagari Lingkuar Aur Simpang Empat. In history it is told that the kingdom of Parit Batu was a direct descendant of the Paguruyuang kingdom in Batusangkar.


Old maps of Sumatera

For old maps of Sumatera (1565, 1588, 1598, 1601, 1616, 1620, 1707, 1725, 1760), klik here

Sumatera,  1707


Source (only indon. language)

– Sejarah kerajaan Parit Batu: http://www.duakotopas.com/2013/12/pasaman-dari-daulat-yang-dipertuan.html
– Sejarah kerajaan Parit Batu: https://pesona-minangkabau.blogspot.nl/2017/02/kerajan-kerajaan-yang-pernah-ada-di.html
– Tentang kerajaan Parit Batu: http://www.kompasiana.com/sulpandri/sejarah-nagari-sungai-aua-kab-pasaman-barat_54f67d80a33311f3158b4cfc