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A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak [sic] Bay, with James and York Rivers : wherein are shewn 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

Metadata

Date

[1781]

Name on Item

By an officer

Scale

Scale ca. 1:240,500

Language

English

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Collection

Subjects
  • Yorktown (Va.)--History--Siege, 1781--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places
  • North and Central America
  • United States
  • Virginia
  • York (county)
  • Yorktown
Extent

1 manuscript map : hand color 41 x 53 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.
  • Depths shown by soundings.
  • Annotated "London, Published by Wm. Faden, Charing Cross, Novr. 26th 1781."