Maps A general & particular plan of the island of Castle William near Boston, shewing the works in their original & present state, together with sections thro' the same. Carried on and survey'd under the direction of and by John Montrésor, Esqr., engineer extraordinary & Capt. Lieut. by order of the Honble: Thomas Gage, Esqr., Lieutenant General and Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces in North America.

Format Maps
Contributors Montrésor, John
Dates 1771
Location Castle Island
Massachusetts
United States
Language English
Subjects Castle Island
Early Works to 1800
Fortification
Manuscript Maps
Maps
Massachusetts
United States
Title
A general & particular plan of the island of Castle William near Boston, shewing the works in their original & present state, together with sections thro' the same. Carried on and survey'd under the direction of and by John Montrésor, Esqr., engineer extraordinary & Capt. Lieut. by order of the Honble: Thomas Gage, Esqr., Lieutenant General and Commander in Chief of His Majesty's forces in North America.
Contributor Names
Montrésor, John, 1736-1799.
Created / Published
[1771?]
Subject Headings
-  Fortification--Massachusetts--Castle Island--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Manuscript maps
-  United States--Massachusetts--Castle Island
Notes
-  Scale 1:600; 50 ft. to an in.
-  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  Has watermarks.
-  Relief shown by shading.
-  Oriented with north toward the upper right.
-  Imperfect: Hole in center.
-  "No. 11."
-  Includes index to points of interest, inset of "A general plan of the island of Castle William shewing its situation with respect to the adjacent islands," 1:6,000, and two cross section views.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 937
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 100
Medium
col. map; 76 x 115 cm.
Call Number
G3762.C39R4 1771 .M6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3762c ar302500 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3762c.ar302500
Library of Congress Catalog Number
gm71000936
Other Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record
http://lccn.loc.gov/gm71000936

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