Maps Chart of North America from Boston to the Strait of Florida and Havana : in 4 sheets /

Format Maps
Contributors Hobbs, J. S.
Hobbs, J. S. (John Stratton)
Norie & Wilson
Wilson, Charles William
Dates 1863
Location Atlantic Coast
Atlantic States
United States
Language English
Subjects Atlantic Coast
Atlantic Coast (U.S.)
Atlantic States
Gulf Stream
Nautical Charts
United States
Chart of North America from Boston to the Strait of Florida and Havana : in 4 sheets /
Contributor Names
Hobbs, J. S. (John Stratton)
Wilson, Charles William, Sir, 1836-1905.
Norie & Wilson.
Created / Published
London, E.C. : Published by Cha's Wilson (late J.W. Norie & Wilson), 1863.
Subject Headings
-  Nautical charts--Atlantic Coast (U.S.)
-  Atlantic States--Maps
-  Gulf Stream--Maps
-  United States--Atlantic Coast
-  United States--Atlantic States
Nautical charts
-  Blue back coastal nautical chart extending from Havana to Richmond Island (Me.).
-  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings.
-  Hand col. to emphasize navigation beacons and markers (some with visibility circles).
-  Also shows outlines and center line of the Gulf Stream.
-  Principal title from segment marked "sheet 4" (left end).
-  Oriented with north toward the upper right.
-  Original 1859 publication note in lower margin: London E.C. Published April 16th 1859 by Charles Wilson (late J.W. Norie & Wilson) at the Navigation Warehouse & Naval Academy, no. 157 Leadenhall Street.
-  Originally printed on 4 sheets (now conjoined as single sheet and cloth hemmed): Sheets 1 & 2. Boston to the Chesapeake &c. [title at bottom]. Sheets 1, 2 & 3. Boston to Savannah and St. Augustine [title at top] -- Sheets 2, 3 & 4. Philadelphia to Havana -- Sheets 2 & 3. Philadelphia to St. Augustine -- Sheet 4 [no sheet title].
-  Includes text titled "Remarks on the Gulf Stream", notes, navigation beacon diagram, statistical table of the "Beacons of the Florida Reefs", and 11 regional insets (enlargements).
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
1 map : hand col., mounted on blue back paper ; 83 x 272 cm.
Call Number
G3709.31.P5 1863 .H6
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
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