Map Experimental survey for the Eastern Shore Rail Road, Maryland, drawn by W. H. Emory & J. McClelland Asst. Civ. Engs., made under the direction of James Kearney.

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Title
Experimental survey for the Eastern Shore Rail Road, Maryland, drawn by W. H. Emory & J. McClelland Asst. Civ. Engs., made under the direction of James Kearney.
Summary
Survey map along route of line covering strip of land in Maryland from Elk Landing to Tangier Sound. Shows streams, fields, land owners, roads, and the "lines run with compass & level, Lines run with compass." The line was chartered in 1853, organized in 1859, and the first section of road completed in 1860.
Contributor Names
Emory, William H. (William Hemsley), 1811-1887.
McClelland, J.
Kearney, James, -1862.
Eastern Shore Railroad.
Created / Published
[n.p., 1853?]
Subject Headings
-  Railroads--Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.)--Maps
-  Eastern Shore Railroad
-  United States--Eastern Shore (Md. and Va.)
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:128,000.
-  At top of map: "Profiles of line."
-  LC Railroad maps, 403
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
map 2 sheets, each 40 x 72 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3842.E2P3 1853 .E4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3842e.rr004030
Library of Congress Control Number
98688654
Online Format
image
Description
Survey map along route of line covering strip of land in Maryland from Elk Landing to Tangier Sound. Shows streams, fields, land owners, roads, and the "lines run with compass & level, Lines run with compass." The line was chartered in 1853, organized in 1859, and the first section of road completed in 1860.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/98688654
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Emory, William H, J McClelland, James Kearney, and Eastern Shore Railroad. Experimental survey for the Eastern Shore Rail Road, Maryland, drawn by W. H. Emory & J. McClelland Asst. Civ. Engs., made under the direction of James Kearney. [N.P., ?, 1853] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688654/. (Accessed May 22, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Emory, W. H., McClelland, J., Kearney, J. & Eastern Shore Railroad. (1853) Experimental survey for the Eastern Shore Rail Road, Maryland, drawn by W. H. Emory & J. McClelland Asst. Civ. Engs., made under the direction of James Kearney. [N.P., ?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688654/.

MLA citation style:

Emory, William H, et al. Experimental survey for the Eastern Shore Rail Road, Maryland, drawn by W. H. Emory & J. McClelland Asst. Civ. Engs., made under the direction of James Kearney. [N.P., ?, 1853] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/98688654/>.