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A Plan of the Attack of Fort Sulivan: The Key of Charlestown, in South Carolina, on the 28th. Of June 1776. By His Majesty's Squadron, Commanded by Sir Peter Parker

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1 map : hand col. ; 32 x 39 cm. (on sheet with text 32 x 51 cm.)
Related Title
Fort Sulivan, the key of Charleston, in South Carolina.
Cartographic Info
Scale [ca. 1:20,000].
London, Printed for Robt. Sayer & Jno. Bennett, Map and Sea Chartsellers, No. 53 Fleet Street, as the Act directs, 7th Septr., 1776.
  • Oriented with north to the right.
  • British squadron represented pictorially.
  • Notes with details of Ships, Guns and Commanders of Sir Peter Parker's squadron.
  • Below the map image: The following description of the attack of Fort Sulivan, was received in a letter from Sir Peter Parker to Mr. Stephens, Secretary of the Admiralty.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. No. "30" written at upper left corner, versl. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection. McGregor Fund, 1983.
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LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789 1547
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Area Table 757-91 1776 Officer