Map A chart of Delawar River from Bombay Hook to Ridley Creek, with soundings &c taken by Lt. Knight of the Navy.

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Title
A chart of Delawar River from Bombay Hook to Ridley Creek, with soundings &c taken by Lt. Knight of the Navy.
Contributor Names
Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1722-1824.
Knight, John.
Hunter, John, 1737-1821.
Created / Published
[London] 1779.
Subject Headings
-  Nautical charts--Delaware River (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.)--Early works to 1800
-  Delaware River (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Delaware--Delaware River
-  United States--New Jersey--Delaware River
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:75,000.
-  Depths shown by soundings.
-  Includes "A plan of Delawar River from Chester to Philadelphia, shewing the situation of His Majesty's ships &c on the 15th Novr. 1777. Surveyed and sounded by Lieutenant John Hunter of the Navy," ca. 1:29,000, and index to defenses.
-  Two copies. Copy 1, land areas done in a wash. Copy 2, outlined in yellow.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2: 100; 650/1; 651/2; 700/2
Medium
col. map 77 x 56 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3792.D44P5 1779 .D4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3792d.ar136900
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3792d.ar136901
Library of Congress Control Number
75696335
Online Format
image
Description
Scale ca. 1:75,000. Depths shown by soundings. Includes "A plan of Delawar River from Chester to Philadelphia, shewing the situation of His Majesty's ships &c on the 15th Novr. 1777. Surveyed and sounded by Lieutenant John Hunter of the Navy," ca. 1:29,000, and index to defenses. Two copies. Copy 1, land areas done in a wash. Copy 2, outlined in yellow. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 650/1; 651/2; 700/2
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https://lccn.loc.gov/75696335
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Chicago citation style:

Des Barres, Joseph F. W, John Knight, and John Hunter. A chart of Delawar River from Bombay Hook to Ridley Creek, with soundings &c taken by Lt. Knight of the Navy. [London, 1779] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/75696335/. (Accessed August 22, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Des Barres, J. F. W., Knight, J. & Hunter, J. (1779) A chart of Delawar River from Bombay Hook to Ridley Creek, with soundings &c taken by Lt. Knight of the Navy. [London] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/75696335/.

MLA citation style:

Des Barres, Joseph F. W, John Knight, and John Hunter. A chart of Delawar River from Bombay Hook to Ridley Creek, with soundings &c taken by Lt. Knight of the Navy. [London, 1779] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/75696335/>.