PLAN OF SANDY HOOK 28. Miles from New York
- PLAN OF SANDY HOOK 28. Miles from New York
- Former owner:
- George, III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820
- George, IV, King of Great Britain, 1762-1830
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Surveyed April 15.th 1757. Shewing the best Channel for Sailing to New York, with it's Banks and Depths of Water.
- British Library
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British Library Collection
Sandy Hook (N.J.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
New JerseyMonmouth (county)Sandy Hook (cape)
Shows sounding depths.
Relief shown pictorially.
Title at lower right with a "Scale of 1000. Feet to an Inch".
Illustrated with a decorative compass rose and four sailing vessels.
Titled "A drawn Plan of Sandy Hook, twenty-eight Miles from New York, surveyed April 15th, 1757" in the Catalogue of Maps, Prints, Drawings, etc., forming the geographical and topographical collection attached to the Library of his late Majesty King George the third, etc., London, 1829.
Titled 'A "plan of Sandy Hook, 28 miles from New York, surveyed April 15th, 1757: shewing the best channel for sailing to New York, with its banks and depths of water;" drawn on a scale of 1000 feet to an inch: 2 f. 4 in. x 1 f. 8 in.' in the Catalogue of the manuscript maps, charts, and plans, and of the topographical drawings in the British Museum.
- 1 map : manuscript pen and ink with watercolour ; 72 x 52 cm
Scale approximatley 1:12,000
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