Chart of the Banks of Newfoundland, drawn from a great number of hydrographical surveys, these charts are followed, according to them executed by order of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty in England


Chart of the Banks of Newfoundland, drawn from a great number of hydrographical surveys, these charts are followed, according to them executed by order of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty in England

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Title:
Chart of the Banks of Newfoundland, drawn from a great number of hydrographical surveys, these charts are followed, according to them executed by order of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty in England
Title (alt.):
Eene verzameling van nieuwe zee-kaarten van Noord-America in het groot beginnende van Kaap Charles, of de Golf van St. Laurens, tot aan de Golf van Mexico
Creator:
Keulen, Gerard van
Date:
1783
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Private Collection
Collection (local):
Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection
Subjects:
Nautical charts--Newfoundland and Labrador--Early works to 1800
Coasts--Newfoundland and Labrador--Maps--Early works to 1800
Grand Banks of Newfoundland--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
Grand Banks of Newfoundland
Publisher:
Amsterdam : Gerard Hulst van Keulen
Notes:
Second of 6 charts bound in a set, apparently an English version of Van Keulen's "Eene verzameling van nieuwe zee-karten van Noord-America," intended for use during the American Revolution.
Prime meridians: Paris, Tenerife, and Greenwich.
Oriented with north to the right.
Depth shown by soundings.
Chart in English. Scale bar in Dutch.
Extent:
1 chart ; 59 x 108 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:1,160,000]
Language:
English
Dutch
Identifier:
06_01_009617
Barcode:
30000003873544
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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