Format Maps
Contributors Stratton, James
Dates 1782
Location Portsmouth
United States
Virginia
Language English
Subjects Buildings, Structures, Etc
Early Works to 1800
Fortification
Harbors
Maps, Manuscript
Portsmouth
Portsmouth (Va.)
United States
Virginia
Title
A plan of Portsmouth Harbour in the province of Virginia shewing the works erected by the British forces for its defence, 1781.
Contributor Names
Stratton, James (Engineer)
Created / Published
1782.
Subject Headings
-  Fortification--Virginia--Portsmouth--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Harbors--Virginia--Portsmouth--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  Portsmouth (Va.)--Buildings, structures, etc.--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Virginia--Portsmouth
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:95,000.
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink (black and red) and watercolor.
-  Oriented with north toward the lower right.
-  Relief shown by shading.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 650/1; 650/2; 651/3
Medium
col. map 93 x 63 cm.
Call Number
G3884.P8S3 1782 .S8
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3884p ar145700 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3884p.ar145700
Library of Congress Catalog Number
gm71000689
http://lccn.loc.gov/gm71000689


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