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A plan of the entrance of Chesapeak Bay, with James and York rivers : wherein are shewn the respective positions (in the beginning of October) 1⁰. of the british army commanded by Lord Cornwallis, at Gloucester and York in Virginia; 2⁰. of the American and French forces under General Washington; 3.⁰ and of the French Fleet under Count de Grasse

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Date

1781

Name on Item

by an officer.

Publisher

Wm. Faden

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:250,000]

Language

English

Location

Boston Public Library

Collection (local)

Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection

Subjects
  • Yorktown (Va.)--History--Siege, 1781--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Participation, French--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • York River (Va.)--History--18th century--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • James River (Va.)--History--18th century--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • James
  • North and Central America
  • United States
  • Virginia
  • York
Extent

1 map ; 41 x 51 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • No known restrictions on use.
Notes
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Depth shown by soundings.
  • Appears in the publisher's Atlas of battles of the American Revolution. [1845].

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