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Preliminary chart of Rappahannock River Virginia from entrance to Deep Creek

from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by E. Blunt, Capt. W.R. Palmer Topl. Engrs. and J. Farley Assts. ; topography by J. Seib & I. Hull Adams Assts. ; hydrography by the parties under the command of Lieuts. Comdg. S.P. Lee, J.J. Almy & R. Wainwright U.S.N. Assts.
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1 map ; 73 x 42 cm. on sheet 76 x 46 cm.
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Scale 1:60,000
(W 76°38ʹ--W 76°08ʹ/N 37°50ʹ--N N 37°26ʹ)
[Washington, D.C. : United States Coast Survey, 1857]
"No. 20" printed in upper left margin.
Oriented with north to upper right .
Depths shown by soundings.
Engd. by E. A. Maedel & App. F. H. Sipe.
Redd. drng. by A. Lindenkohl.
Verified M.L. Smith Capt. Topl. Engrs. Asst. in charge of office.
Includes sailing directions and additional notes on soundings, etc.
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SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Imperfect, with part of the left margin removed at center of sheet. Lindn-backed.
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