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A Plan of the Entrance of Chesapeak Bay, With James and York Rivers: Wherein Are Shown the Respective Positions (in the Beginning of October) 1. Of the British Army Commanded by Lord Cornwallis, at Gloucester and York in Virginia; 2. Of the American and French Forces Under General Washington, 3. And of the French Fleet Under Count de Grasse

by an officer
Map; Online
[London] : Publish'd by Wm. Faden Charing Cross, Novr. 26th, 1781.
Cartographic Info
Scale 1:250,000.
1 map : hand col. ; 41 x 52 cm.
  • Shows James River peninsula and general positions of armies and the French fleet.
  • Probaby from Faden's Atlas of Battles of the American Revolution.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Area Table 755.421 1781 Officer:Imperfect: Complete centerfold separation with tear upper center. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: G3884.Y6S3 1781 .O5: Gift of Seymour I. Schwartz , December, 2006.
Cited in
Nebenzahl, K. Printed battle plans, no. 186
Swem, Maps Relating to Virginia, 282.
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Area Table 755-421 1781 Officer