PLAN of the FORTRESS and dependant FORTS at CROWN POINT with their Environs and part of LAKE CHAMPLAIN. 1759
- PLAN of the FORTRESS and dependant FORTS at CROWN POINT with their Environs and part of LAKE CHAMPLAIN. 1759
- Brasier, William
- Former owner:
- Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797
- Former owner:
- Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies
- Name on Item:
Survey'd & drawn by W.m Brasier Draughtsman to the Ch. Engin.r of N. America.
- British Library
- Collection (local):
British Library Collection
Fortification--New York (State)--Crown Point--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Military art and science--New York (State)--Crown Point--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Crown Point (N.Y.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
New YorkEssex (county)Crown Point (cape)
[Place of production not identified] :
Survey'd & drawn by W.m Brasier Draughtsman to the Ch. Engin.r of N. America,
- Notes (date):
Relief is shown by shading.
North is oriented to the right of the page and is indicated by a decorative compass arrow in Lake Champlain.
Shows title in a simple surround at lower right with a lettered key (A-H) and statement of responsibility.
shows scale bars at lower left in feet, yards and furlongs.
Shows military defences.
Compare a similar map - Maps K.Top.121.51.
Copy at Add Ms 57,713.4. In a solander box, R.U.S.I. Vol LXXV and LXXVIII. Comprises 4 sheets, joined and laid on linen. Shows red stamp of R.U.S.I. at lower right. Green circular label to verso shows "16". White label to verso shows "DRAWER 30 SECTION 1". Blue label to verso shows "A 30/40". Pressmark stamped in black ink to verso /n=585Exhibited: The American War of Independence 1775-83. A commemorative exhibition organized by the Map Library and the Department of Manscuscripts of the British Library Reference Division 4 July to 11 November 1975
- 1 map on 6 sheets : joined, manuscript pen and ink with watercolour ; 80 x 107 cm
Scale approximately 1:7,200
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