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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.

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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
Genre
Early Maps
Manuscript Maps
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/Physical Location
G3824.P5G46 1787 .D7
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3824p.ar132800
Library of Congress Control Number
74692579
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/74692579
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=74692579&searchType=1&recCount=10
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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. [1787] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/74692579/. (Accessed August 25, 2016.)

APA citation style:

(1787) 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. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/74692579/.

MLA citation style:

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. [1787] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/74692579/>.