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Map St. Christophers or St. Kitts,

About this Item


  • St. Christophers or St. Kitts,


  • Ravell, Anthony.
  • Jefferys, Thomas, -1771.

Created / Published

  • [London, 1775]


  • -  Saint Kitts--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Saint Kitts--Administrative and political divisions--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Saint Kitts


  • -  Scale ca. 1:53,000.
  • -  Hand colored.
  • -  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown in fathoms.
  • -  Cadastral map.
  • -  Shows administrative boundaries.
  • -  Prime meridian: London and Ferro.
  • -  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1989
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Includes statistical information, profile of Nevis, and inset "Nevis, by Thomas Jefferys."
  • -  LC copy trimmed, sectioned, and mounted on cloth.
  • -  Vault
  • -  AACR2: 651/1; 651/2; 700/1


  • col. map 46 x 61 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G5042.S2 1775 .R3


  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 74691603

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Ravell, Anthony, and Thomas Jefferys. St. Christophers or St. Kitts. [London, 1775] Map.

APA citation style:

Ravell, A. & Jefferys, T. (1775) St. Christophers or St. Kitts. [London] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Ravell, Anthony, and Thomas Jefferys. St. Christophers or St. Kitts. [London, 1775] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.