[PLAN de Carillon]
- [PLAN de Carillon]
- Former owner:
- Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797
- Former owner:
- Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies
- British Library
- Collection (local):
British Library Collection
Fortification--New York (State)--Fort Ticonderoga--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Military art and science--New York (State)--Fort Ticonderoga--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Fort Ticonderoga (N.Y.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
New YorkEssex (county)Fort Ticonderoga (transport point)
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- Notes (date):
Title from verso.
An outline plan of Fort Carillon by an anonymous French cartographer prior to its capture by the English in 1759, when its name became Fort Ticonderoga.
Scale bar at lower left does not give units, but presumed to be in toises (thus scale approximately 1:600).
North is oriented to the bottom of the map.
Copy at Add Ms 57,712.11. Bound in R.U.S.I. Vol LXXVII. Shows manuscript addition of "11" in pencil at upper right. Manuscript addition in pencil shows "A 9" at lower left. Laid on archival tissue. Evidence of old folds. Green circular label to verso shows "5x", with "2" added in pencil adjacent. Annotation in pencil to verso shows "Drawer 30 Section 1". Blue label to verso shows "A 30/28", repeated in pencil. Paper watermark shows a fleur de lys within a shield.
- 1 map : manuscript pen and ink ; 40 x 53 cm
Scale not given
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