A Copy of the Plan returned by his Maj:tys Com:rs for setling the Boundarys between the Provinces of New Hampshire and the Massachusetts Bay, along with the said Com:rs Judgment of 2. Sept 1737


A Copy of the Plan returned by his Maj:tys Com:rs for setling the Boundarys between the Provinces of New Hampshire and the Massachusetts Bay, along with the said Com:rs Judgment of 2. Sept 1737

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Title:
A Copy of the Plan returned by his Maj:tys Com:rs for setling the Boundarys between the Provinces of New Hampshire and the Massachusetts Bay, along with the said Com:rs Judgment of 2. Sept 1737
surveyor:
Mitchell, George, -1755
Date:
1737
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
British Library
Collection (local):
British Library Collection
Subjects:
New Hampshire--Boundaries--Massachusetts--Maps--Early works to 1800
New Hampshire--Maps--Early works to 1800
Massachusetts--Maps--Early works to 1800
Merrimack River (N.H. and Mass.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
New Hampshire
Merrimack River
Publisher:
[Place of production not identified] : [producer not identified]
Notes (date):
9999
Notes:
Shows New Hampshire within the Merrimack River. Lake Winnipesaukee forms the northern extent of the map. Geographical detail is confined to the river only.
Shows a printed line "Due West" across the map, and a line added by hand in red ink, "The Line claimed by New Hampshire West".
Decorative compass rose at lower left orients north to the right of the map.
Shows title at lower right.
Shows "A Scale of Miles" at lower centre.
Examples of this map held by the John Carter Brown Library and the New Hampshire Historical Society Library are described on WorldCat as "Based on plan designed and drawn by George Mitchell, surveyor for the Commissions".
Compare Add Ms 15,487.103.
Copy at Add Ms 15,487.102. Folds into volume. Laid on linen. Title repeated to verso in ink. Red stamp of British Museum to verso. Manuscript addition of "102" in pencil to verso.
Extent:
1 map : copperplate engraving with manuscript additions in red ink ; 26 x 42 cm
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:280,000
Language:
English
Catalog Record:
http://searcharchives.bl.uk/IAMS_VU2:IAMS032-002087248
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