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Map of the cities of Norfolk and Portsmouth : adjoining towns and suburbs

surveyed by J.F. Dezendorf, C.E.
Format
Online; Map
Description
1 map on 4 sheets : col. ; each sheet image measures approximately 73 x 53 cm. on sheets 85 x 70 cm.
Mathematical info
Scale 1:4,800; 400 feet to an inch.
Published
New York (36 Vesey Street) : Published by F.W. Beers & Co., 1876 (New York : Printed by Charles Hart, 36 Vesey St. ; Engraved by L.E. Neuman, 36 Vesey St.)
Notes
Depths shown by soundings.
Explanations for steam rail roads, horse rail roads, water pipes, fire hydrants, fire district boundaries, soundings in feet, street numbers.
"Patrons list and business notices" on left side of map; list of city officials on lower right sheet.
Entered according to Act of Congress A.D. 1876 by F.W. Beers & Co. in the office of the Libraraina of Congress at Washington.
Insets (separate scale): Elizabeth River, Hampton Roads and Chesapeake entrance -- Upper Brambleton.
Inset map (center of both lower sheets): Upper Brambleton (separate scale).
Cited in
Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, no. 1327, p. 171.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Has several marginal tears.
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