Format Maps
Contributors Blaskowitz, Charles
Dates 1777
Location Narragansett Bay
Rhode Island
United States
Language English
Subjects Defenses
Narragansett Bay
Narragansett Bay (R.I.)
Nautical Charts
Rhode Island
United States
Title
A topographical chart of the bay of Narraganset in the province of New England, with all the isles contained therein, among which Rhode Island and Connonicut have been particularly surveyed, shewing the true position & bearings of the banks, shoals, rocks &c. as likewise the soundings; To which have been added the several works & batteries raised by the Americans. Taken by order of the principal farmers on Rhode Island.
Contributor Names
Blaskowitz, Charles.
Created / Published
[London] Engraved & printed for Wm. Faden, 1777.
Subject Headings
-  Narragansett Bay (R.I.)
-  Rhode Island--Defenses
-  Nautical charts--Rhode Island--Narragansett Bay
-  United States--Rhode Island--Narragansett Bay
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:50,000.
-  Hand colored.
-  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
-  Inscribed "To the Right Honourable Hugh Earl Percy ... with His Lordship's permission ... by ... Wm. Faden."
-  Includes text, "References to the batteries," and "A list of the principal farms in Rhode Island."
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1003
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2; 650/3; 700/1
Medium
col. map 93 x 65 cm.
Call Number
G3772.N3 1777 .B5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3772n ar100301 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3772n.ar100301
Library of Congress Catalog Number
74692135
http://lccn.loc.gov/74692135


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