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A new chart of the coast of New England, Nova Scotia, and the islands of St. John, Cape Breton, Sable, the banks of St. Peters, Mizen, Banquereau, Porpoise, Middle Sable Island, Browns, Cape Sable, Jefferys, and with part of St. Georges Bank ; these chartz are followed, according tho them executed by order of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty in England

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Creator

Keulen, Gerard van

Date

1784

Publisher

G. Hulst van Keulen

Scale

Scale [ca. 1:1,150,000]

Language

English; Dutch

Location

George Washington's Mount Vernon

Collection (local)

Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection at Mount Vernon

Subjects
  • Nautical charts--New England--Early works to 1800
  • Nautical charts--Nova Scotia--Early works to 1800
  • Coasts--New England--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Coasts--Nova Scotia--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Canada
  • New England
  • North and Central America
  • Nova Scotia
  • United States
Extent

1 chart ; 58 x 108 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
  • Prime meridians: Paris, Tenerife, and Greenwich.
  • Relief shown by hachures. Depth shown by soundings.
  • Inset: A plan of the town of Boston.
  • Chart in English. Scale bar in Dutch.
  • Third of 6 charts bound in a set, apparently an English version of Van Keulen's "Eene verzameling van nieuwe zee-karten van Noord-America," intended for use during the American Revolution.

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