PLAN of FORT LIGONIER with part of the RETRENCHMENT


PLAN of FORT LIGONIER with part of the RETRENCHMENT

Item Information

Title:
PLAN of FORT LIGONIER with part of the RETRENCHMENT
Former owner:
Skinner, William, 1700-1780
Former owner:
Skinner, Monier
Date:
[1758]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
British Library
Collection (local):
British Library Collection
Subjects:
Fortification--Pennsylvania--Fort Ligonier--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Military art and science--Pennsylvania--Fort Ligonier--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Fort Ligonier (Pa.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places:
PennsylvaniaWestmoreland (county)Ligonier
Publisher:
[Place of production not identified] : [producer not identified]
Notes (date):
9999
Notes:
Date attributed based on location shown (Fort Ligonier was constructed in 1758).
Relief shown by shading.
Shows title at upper left with scale bar beneath (30 feet to an inch).
Shows lettered key at centre left.
Shows section through the fort at upper centre (scale approximately 1:60).
Copy at Add Ms 33,231.NN.7. A roll - laid on linen. Manuscript annotation at lower left in black ink, "Handed over to Lieut. Monier Skinner R. Eng.r by his father in 1872" and initialled (by William Skinner?). Red stamp of British Museum at lower left. Pressmark stamped to verso and repeated in pencil.
Extent:
1 map : manuscript pen and ink with watercolour ; 48 x 65
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:3,600
Language:
English
Catalog Record:
http://searcharchives.bl.uk/IAMS_VU2:IAMS040-002027390
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