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.
Early Works to 1800
- 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
- Subject Headings
- - Fortification--Massachusetts--Castle Island--Maps--Early works to 1800
- - Manuscript maps
- - United States--Massachusetts--Castle Island
- - 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
- col. map; 76 x 115 cm.
- Call Number
- G3762.C39R4 1771 .M6
- 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
- Other Formats
- - MARCXML Record
- - MODS Record
- - Dublin Core Record
- Catalog Record
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