Maps A new map of Jamaica; in which the several towns, forts, & settlements are accurately laid down, as well as the situations & depths of the most noted harbours and anchoring places ...
Early Works to 1800
Port Royal (Jamaica)
- A new map of Jamaica; in which the several towns, forts, & settlements are accurately laid down, as well as the situations & depths of the most noted harbours and anchoring places ...
- Contributor Names
- Bowles, John, 1701-1779.
- Sheffield, active 18th century.
- Bowles, Carington, 1724-1793.
- Created / Published
- London, Printed for J. Bowles and C. Bowles [177-?]
- Subject Headings
- - Jamaica--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - Port Royal (Jamaica)--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - Jamaica
- - Jamaica--Port Royal
- - Scale ca. 1:500,000.
- - Hand colored.
- - Relief shown pictorially. Soundings shown in fathoms.
- - LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1926
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - Includes inset "A general plan of Port Royal, in which the different states of the town are accurately laid down," ca. 1:3,200.
- - "XIV" and "14" on verso.
- - Vault
- - AACR2
- col. map 49 x 56 cm.
- Call Number
- G4960 177- .B6
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g4960 ar192600 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4960.ar192600
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
- Other Formats
- - MARCXML Record
- - MODS Record
- - Dublin Core Record
- Catalog Record
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