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A sketch of the operations before Charlestown, the capital of South Carolina

Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
Format
Online; Map
Description
1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. 106 x 78 cm.
Published
[London] : Published 17 of June 1780. According to Act of Parliament by I.F.W. Des Barres Esq., 1780.
Notes
Includes descriptive index and inset "Charlestown Harbour." Inset has a different scale.
Relief shown pictorially; depths by soundings.
From the Atlantic Neptune.
The imprint appears on the map immediately below the scale, and the paper bears the Bates watermark. Cf. National Maritime Museum Collection Online for descriptions and images of the variants.
Cited in
Nebenzahl, K. Printed battle plans, no. 80.
Phillips, Maps, p. 222
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
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