A chart of the harbour of Rhode Island and Narraganset Bay


A chart of the harbour of Rhode Island and Narraganset Bay

Item Information

Title:
A chart of the harbour of Rhode Island and Narraganset Bay
Creator:
Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1722-1824
Name on Item:
surveyed in pursuance of directions from the Lords of Trade to His Majesty's surveyor general for the northern district of North America.
Date:
1781
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Nautical charts--Rhode Island--Narragansett Bay--Early works to 1800
Narragansett Bay (R.I.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
Rhode IslandBristol (county)Narragansett Bay
Publisher:
[London] : Published according to Act by J.F.W. Des Barres
Edition:
8th state.
Notes:
Relief shown by hachures and shading. Depths shown by soundings.
Plate number "14" engraved in small oval in the upper right corner of border.
From the author's Atlantic Neptune.
Extent:
1 chart : hand col. ; 105 x 72 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:51,000]
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_004480
Call #:
G1106.P5 D47 1781
Barcode:
30000003814040
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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