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Map A draught of Delaware Bay.

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  • A draught of Delaware Bay.


  • Taylor, Richard, 1749-1825.
  • Jann, Captain.
  • Hamond, Andrew Snape, Sir, 1738-1828.

Created / Published

  • [177-]


  • -  Nautical charts--Delaware Bay (Del. and N.J.)--Early works to 1800
  • -  Delaware Bay (Del. and N.J.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • -  United States--Delaware--Delaware Bay
  • -  United States--New Jersey--Delaware Bay


  • -  Scale ca. 1:127,000.
  • -  Title on verso: Delaware River from Capt. Hamond. River Delaware, 226.
  • -  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor.
  • -  Oriented with north toward the lower right.
  • -  Depths shown by soundings.
  • -  Shows ship channels.
  • -  Includes "A tide table."
  • -  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1354
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Vault
  • -  AACR2: 650/1; 651/2


  • col. map 53 x 113 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3832.D4P5 177- .T3


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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • gm72003568

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Taylor, Richard, Captain Jann, and Andrew Snape Hamond. A draught of Delaware Bay. [177, 1770] Map.

APA citation style:

Taylor, R., Jann, C. & Hamond, A. S. (1770) A draught of Delaware Bay. [177] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Taylor, Richard, Captain Jann, and Andrew Snape Hamond. A draught of Delaware Bay. [177, 1770] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.