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James River, Virginia (in Five Sheets): Sheet No. 2. Point of Shoals to Sandy Point

issued January 1882 ; J. E. Hilgard Superintendent. Verfied R. D. Cutts Assistant in Charge of Office
Format
Map; Online
Description
1 map ; 60 x 90 cm. on sheet 76 x 98 cm..
Edition
Corrections from surveys by Corps of Engineers U.S.A., to June 1896
Cartographic Info
Scale 1:40,000. Polyconic projection. (W 77°00ʹ--W 76°40ʹ/N37°20ʹ--N 37°00ʹ)
Published
[Washington : U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, 1896]
Language
English
Notes
  • Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings.
  • Inset: James River, diagram of charts.
  • In upper margin, left to right: No. 401b Price 40 cents. Plate No. 1693. Electrotype Copy No. 1, U.S.C. & G.S.
  • In bottom right margin: (James R. Sheet 2) U.S.C. & G.S. 401b.
  • List of authorities for triangulation, topograpy, hydrograpy, magnetic observations.
  • "Office work: The reduced drawing of topography and hydrography was made by A. Lindenkohl. The engraving was executed as follows: Outlines and topography by J. Enthoffer; Hydrography by F. Courtenay; Lettering by E.A. Maedel, and Sand by H.M. Knight."
  • Includes notes on tides, soundings, and buoys.
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  • Access in Virgo Classic
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G3882 .J3 P5 1896 .U5