A plan of Fort Montgomery & Fort Clinton, taken by His Majesty's forces, under the command of Maj. Genl. Sir Henry Clinton, K:B


A plan of Fort Montgomery & Fort Clinton, taken by His Majesty's forces, under the command of Maj. Genl. Sir Henry Clinton, K:B

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Title:
A plan of Fort Montgomery & Fort Clinton, taken by His Majesty's forces, under the command of Maj. Genl. Sir Henry Clinton, K:B
Title (alt.):
Plan of Fort Montgomery and Fort Clinton
Creator:
Holland, Samuel, 1728-1801
Contributor:
Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1722-1824
Name on Item:
survey'd by Major Holland, Survr. Genl. &c.
Date:
1779
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection
Collection (local):
Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection
Subjects:
Fort Montgomery State Historic Site (Highlands, N.Y.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Hudson Highlands (N.Y.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
Hudson River
New YorkOrange (county)Hudson Highlands State Park
New YorkOrange (county)Fort Montgomery
Publisher:
[London] : J.F.W. Des Barres, Esqr.
Notes:
Relief shown by shading and hachures.
"Publish'd as the Act directs ..."
From volume five of Des Barres' Atlantic Neptune.
Scale statement based on description in LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1191.
Scale not [ca. 1:6,000] as depicted by bar scale.
Watermark: JB, J Bates.
Includes ancillary map overlapping main map: Part of Hudsons River, shewing the position of Fort Montgomery and Fort Clinton : with the chevaux de frieze, cables, chains, & c to obstruct the passage of His Majesty's forces up the river / by Lieut. John Knight of the Royal Navy, in 1777. Scale [ca. 1:60,000]. Hand col. ; 45 x 30 cm. Depths shown by soundings.
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 39 x 75 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:18,000]
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_010110
Terms of Use:
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