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Plan of the heights of Charles Town, &c

Metadata

Creator

Williams, Richard, active 18th century

Date

[1775]

Name on Item

R: W: Lieut.: R. W. F. Boston, Dec. 13, 1775.

Scale

Scale ca. 1:6,000

Language

English

Location

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Collection (local)

Library of Congress Geography and Map Division

Subjects
  • Boston (Mass.)--History--Siege, 1775-1776--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • Fortification--Massachusetts--Boston--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • Boston (Mass.)--Buildings, structures, etc--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Boston
  • Massachusetts
  • North and Central America
  • Suffolk (county)
  • United States
Extent

col. map 23 x 37 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.
  • Has watermark.
  • Oriented with north toward the upper left.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Inset: work made in place of the rebels' redoubt.
  • On verso: Heights of Charles Town. Lt. R. W.