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A draught of Delaware Bay

Metadata

Creator

Taylor, Richard, 1749-1825

Contributor

Jann, Captain

Contributor

Hamond, Andrew Snape, Sir, 1738-1828

Date

[1770–1779]

Name on Item

Drawn by Richard Taylor for Capt. Jann, Philadelphia

Scale

Scale ca. 1:127,000

Language

English

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Collection

Subjects
  • Nautical charts--Delaware Bay (Del. and N.J.)--Early works to 1800
  • Delaware Bay (Del. and N.J.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Delaware Bay
  • North and Central America
  • United States
Extent

1 manuscript map : hand color 53 x 113 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • This work is licensed for use under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License (CC BY-NC-SA).
Notes
  • Title on verso: Delaware River from Capt. Hamond. River Delaware, 226.
  • Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
  • Oriented with north toward the lower right.
  • Depths shown by soundings.
  • Shows ship channels.
  • Includes "A tide table."