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Port Royal in South Carolina : taken from surveys deposited at the Plantation Office

Des Barres, Joseph F. W.
Format
Online; Map
Description
1 map : hand col. ; 83 x 60 cm.
Mathematical info
Scale [ca. 1:63,360]
Published
[London] : Published as the act directs by J.F.W. Des Barres, Esq., Augst. the 10th 1777.
Notes
Relief shown by shading and hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
Prime meridian: Greenwich.
"VII" printed in lower right lower.
Note: In this Chart the Soundings are laid down in feet at low Water in Calm Weather on the Shoals, Tides rise highest with N Easterly Winds. The figures in the Channels denote the Depths in fathoms.
From Des Barres, Atlantic Neptune.
No. "9" pasted right upper recto.
Cited in
National Maritime Museum Collections Online, Charts and Maps, entry HNS166, variant "b" (with tide symbol lower right).
Phillips. Maps of America, p. 721
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
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