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Sketch of the position of the British forces at Elizabeth Town Point after their return from Connecticut Farm, in the province of East Jersey : under the command of his excelly. Leiutt. Genl. Knyphausen, on the 8th June 1780

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Creator

Hills, John, surveyor

Date

1784

Name on Item

by John Hills, lieut. 23d. Regt. & asst. engr.

Publisher

Willm. Faden

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:13,000]

Language

English

Location

Boston Public Library

Collection (local)

Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection

Subjects
  • Fortification--New Jersey--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Elizabeth (N.J.)--History--18th century--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Elizabeth (N.J.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Springfield (Union County, N.J.)--History--18th century--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Elizabeth
  • New Jersey
  • North and Central America
  • Springfield
  • Union (county)
  • United States
Extent

1 map : col. ; 61 x 51 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • No known restrictions on use.
Notes
  • Oriented with north to the upper right.
  • Relief shown by shading.
  • Shows fortifications, bridge of boats, and positions of individual British units during their retreat to Staten Island.
  • Table of references provides further information.

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