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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.

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Title
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
[1771?]
Subject Headings
-  Fortification--Massachusetts--Castle Island--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Manuscript maps
-  United States--Massachusetts--Castle Island
Notes
-  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
Medium
col. map; 76 x 115 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3762.C39R4 1771 .M6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3762c.ar302500
Library of Congress Control Number
gm71000936
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/gm71000936
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=gm71000936&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Montrésor, John. 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. [?, 1771] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000936/. (Accessed September 30, 2016.)

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Montrésor, J. (1771) 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. [?] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000936/.

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Montrésor, John. 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. [?, 1771] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000936/>.