[Mill dam survey : Boston, Roxbury, Brookline &c.]


[Mill dam survey

Item Information

Title:
[Mill dam survey : Boston, Roxbury, Brookline &c.]
Description:
Manuscript map in ink and water-color of the Charles River area between Cambridge and Boston, covering parts of Boston, Charlestown, Cambridge, Brighton, Brookline, Roxbury and Dorchester. Shows marshy areas, reservoirs, aqueducts, streets, bridges, mills and wharves. Some buildings illustrated pictorially. Shows proposed bridges and boundaries, with notes in pencil.
Date:
[1850?–1859?]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Dams--Massachusetts--Boston--Maps
Fills (Earthwork)--Massachusetts--Boston--Maps
Land use--Massachusetts--Boston--Maps
City planning--Massachusetts--Boston--Maps
Boston (Mass.)--Maps
Cambridge (Mass.)--Maps
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Cambridge
Notes:
Title in manuscript on piece of cloth attached to verso of map.
Oriented with north to the right.
Extent:
1 manuscript map : hand-colored ; 149 x 193 cm
Scale:
Scale 1:3,960. Rods 20 to an inch
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_012299
Call #:
G3764.B6G45 1850 .P76
Barcode:
39999065697433
Terms of Use:
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