A new chart of the vast Atlantic or Western Ocean including the sea coast of Europe, Africa, America, and the West India Islands with the banks, shoals, rocks & course of sailing from one continent to the other, laid down from the latest discoveries & regulated by numerous astronomical observations


A new chart of the vast Atlantic or Western Ocean including the sea coast of Europe, Africa, America, and the West India Islands with the banks, shoals, rocks & course of sailing from one continent to the other, laid down from the latest discoveries & regulated by numerous astronomical observations

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Title:
A new chart of the vast Atlantic or Western Ocean including the sea coast of Europe, Africa, America, and the West India Islands with the banks, shoals, rocks & course of sailing from one continent to the other, laid down from the latest discoveries & regulated by numerous astronomical observations
Creator:
Bowles, Carington, 1724-1793
Date:
1771
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
North Atlantic Ocean--Maps
Atlantic Ocean--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
Atlantic Ocean
Publisher:
London : Carington Bowles
Notes:
Depths shown by soundings.
Includes text.
This map can be viewed as a georeferenced overlay in an interactive application made especially for We Are One: Mapping America's Road from Revolution to Independence http://d2o8owo4k087al.cloudfront.net/index.html?mapId=22.
Removed from Bowles' A general atlas of thirty-six new and correct maps. [London : Carington Bowles, 1771?]
Extent:
1 map : hand-colored ; 44 x 54 cm
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:19,000,000 at equator
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_014250
Call #:
G1015 .B69 1771
Barcode:
39999065701748
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.