Plan of the island of Bequia laid down by actual survey under the direction of the honorable the Commissioners for the Sale of Lands in the ceded islands


Plan of the island of Bequia laid down by actual survey under the direction of the honorable the Commissioners for the Sale of Lands in the ceded islands

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Title:
Plan of the island of Bequia laid down by actual survey under the direction of the honorable the Commissioners for the Sale of Lands in the ceded islands
Title (alt.):
Plan of the island of Bequia laid down by actual survey under the direction of the honorable the Commissioners for the Sale of Lands in the ceded islands
Plan of the island of Dominica laid down by actual survey under the direction of the honorable the Commissioners for the Sale of Lands in the ceded islands
Plan of the island of St. Vincent laid down by actual survey under the direction of the honorable the Commissioners for the Sale of Lands in the ceded islands
Plan of the island of Tobago laid down by actual survey under the direction of the honorable the Commissioners for the Sale of Lands in the ceded islands
Creator:
Byres, John
Publisher:
Hooper, S. (Samuel)
Engraver:
Bayly, John Abraham, fl. 1755-1794
Name on Item:
by John Byres, chief surveyor ; I. Bayly sculp.
Date:
1776
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection
Collection (local):
Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection
Subjects:
Real property--Saint Vincent and the Grenadines--Bequia Island--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesGrenadines (county)Bequia (island)
Publisher:
London : S. Hooper
Notes:
Relief shown by hachures.
At the end of the Seven Years War in 1763, France ceded the islands of Dominica, St. Vincent, Bequia, Grenada and Tobago to Britain. The Government parcelled up the land for sale or lease to sugar planters.
Includes text, tables, and dedication.
Extent:
1 map ; 58 x 89 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:12,300]
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_008549
Terms of Use:
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