Maps A Draught of ten lots of ground in the northern liberties of the city of Philadelphia, surveyed the 28th August 1787, beginning at a bridge on the old York Road, N. 20. W. 36 3/4 perches up said road to a corner of Beech Street, thence up said street N. 850. W. 27 perches to a corner of land formerly Edward Roberts'; thence by said land S. 10. E. 45 perches to Peggs Run, thence down said run, N. 780. E. 28 perches to the place of beginning.

Format Maps
Dates 1787
Location Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
United States
Language English
Subjects Early Works to 1800
Maps
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Real Property
United States
Title
A Draught of ten lots of ground in the northern liberties of the city of Philadelphia, surveyed the 28th August 1787, beginning at a bridge on the old York Road, N. 2⁰. W. 36 3/4 perches up said road to a corner of Beech Street, thence up said street N. 85⁰. W. 27 perches to a corner of land formerly Edward Roberts'; thence by said land S. 1⁰. E. 45 perches to Peggs Run, thence down said run, N. 78⁰. E. 28 perches to the place of beginning.
Created / Published
[1787]
Subject Headings
-  Real property--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Philadelphia (Pa.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:650.
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  Mounted on cloth and paper backing with reinforced edges.
-  Imperfect: Margin deteriorated and torn.
-  Cadastral map.
-  Includes "Annexed coloured plan," ca. 1:1,000 and a note on the Second Presbyterian Church burial ground.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1328
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
Medium
map on sheet 39 x 49 cm.
Call Number
G3824.P5G46 1787 .D7
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3824p ar132800 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3824p.ar132800
Library of Congress Catalog Number
74692579
http://lccn.loc.gov/74692579


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