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Plan of the siege of Charles Town in South Carolina : under command of His Excellence Sir Henry Clinton and under direction of ... Collonel Mount-Crieff as chief ingener, this town was surrendered with capitulation the 12. May 1780 after 6 weeks and 3 days siege

Metadata

Creator

Fennigan, Patrick

Date

[1780]

Scale

Scale ca. 1:11,500

Language

English

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Collection

Subjects
  • Charleston (S.C.)--History--Siege, 1780--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Charleston
  • Charleston (county)
  • North and Central America
  • South Carolina
  • United States
Extent

1 manuscript map : hand color 65 x 45 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
  • Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
  • Oriented with north to the right.
  • Shows detailed lines of fire for defenders and besiegers.
  • Ships shown pictorially.
  • On verso: Siege of Charles Town, South Carolina. Lieut. Finnegan, 16th Regt.