PLAN of the Town of CROSS CREEK in Cumberland County. NORTH CAROLINA


PLAN of the Town of CROSS CREEK in Cumberland County. NORTH CAROLINA

Item Information

Title:
PLAN of the Town of CROSS CREEK in Cumberland County. NORTH CAROLINA
Cartographer:
Sauthier, Claude Joseph
Former owner:
George, III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820
Donor:
George, IV, King of Great Britain, 1762-1830
Name on Item:
Survey'd & Drawn in March 1770. By C,J, Sauthier.
Date:
1770
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
British Library
Collection (local):
British Library Collection
Subjects:
Fayetteville (N.C.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
North CarolinaCumberland (county)Fayetteville
Notes:
Relief shown by shading.
With a scale of fathoms, within the title at upper left.
With a short lettered key (A-F) within the title at upper left identifying the grist mill, saw mill, "Goal", brewery, mill dam and tam yard.
With a decorative compass arrow at lower right orienting north to the top of the map.
Shows roads.
Shows "Cross Creek" and "Blunt Creek" (present-day Blounts Creek).
Titled "A drawn Plan of the Town of Cross Creek (or Fayetteville) in Cumberland County, North Carolina; surveyed and drawn in March, 1770, by C.I. Sauthier" 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 the town of Cross Creek (or Fayetteville) in Cumberland county, North Carolina; surveyed and drawn in March, 1770, by C.J. Sauthier," on a scale of 31 fathoms to an inch: 1 f. 8 in. x 1 f. 5 in.' in the Catalogue of the manuscript maps, charts, and plans, and of the topographical drawings in the British Museum.
Shows Fayetteville in North Carolina.
Extent:
1 map : manuscript pen and ink, colour ; 43 x 53 cm
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:2,300
Language:
English
Catalog Record:
http://explore.bl.uk/BLVU1:LSCOP-ALL:BLL01004987625
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