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A Chart of Ye West-Indies or the Islands of America in the North Sea &C. Being Ye Present Seat of War

by Herman Moll Geographer
Map; Online
[London] : Printed for Tho. Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard & John Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill, [ca. 1720]
Variant Title
Chart of the West Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea
Cartographic Info
Scale [ca. 1:14,000,000] (W 100⁰--W 60⁰/N 35⁰--N 5⁰).
1 map ; 28 x 35 cm.
  • Prime meridian: London.
  • Includes Central America and the Gulf of Mexico region.
  • Shows directions of prevailing winds.
  • Inset: La Vera Cruz.
  • Note: The gallions & flota usually joyning at the Havana ye whole Armada sails for Spain through this gulf.
  • Note: The course of the galleons...
  • Detached from an unidentified book.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Imperfect: several marginal tears, with largest at left margin extending well into main image, but with no loss of text.
Cited in
Phillips. Maps of America, p. 1054
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
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G4390 1720 .M6