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General Chart of Delaware and Chesapeake Bays and the Seacoast From Cape May to Cape Henry

from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of F.R. Hassler and A.D. Bache, Superintendents of the Survey of the Coast of the United States. Published in 1855
Format
Map; Government Document; Online
Published
[Washington, D.C. : United States Coast Survey], 1866.
Edition
Edition of 1866
Language
English
Cartographic Info
Scale 1:400,000 (W 77⁰26ʹ--W 74⁰40ʹ/N 39⁰35ʹ--N 36⁰48ʹ).
Description
1 map ; 78 x 62 cm. on sheet 91 x 76 cm.
Notes
  • Depths shown by soundings, shading, and isolines.
  • "Redd. drng. by A. Boschke."
  • "Engd. by J.V.N. Throop J.C. Kondrup & W. Ogilvie."
  • Prime meridian: Greenwich.
  • Lighthouses indicated in color.
  • Includes sailing directions and charts on tides and lights.
  • "No. 376." -- In margin at upper right corner.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Linen backed.
Cited in
Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, no. 1212, p. 162.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

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G3842 .C5 P5 1866 .U5