Maps 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.
Early Works to 1800
Narragansett Bay (R.I.)
- 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.
- Faden, William, 1749-1836.
- Created / Published
- [London] Engraved & printed for Wm. Faden, 1777.
- Subject Headings
- - Narragansett Bay (R.I.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - Rhode Island--Defenses--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - Nautical charts--Rhode Island--Narragansett Bay--Early works to 1800
- - United States--Rhode Island--Narragansett Bay
- - 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
- col. map 93 x 65 cm.
- Call Number
- G3772.N3 1777 .B5
- 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
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