Map A Chart of the harbour of Boston, with the soundings, sailing-marks, and other directions.

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Title
A Chart of the harbour of Boston, with the soundings, sailing-marks, and other directions.
Contributor Names
Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
Created / Published
[London, R. Sayer and J. Bennett, 1777]
Subject Headings
-  Nautical charts--Massachusetts--Boston Harbor--Early works to 1800
-  Nautical charts--Massachusetts--Boston Bay--Early works to 1800
-  Boston Harbor (Mass.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Boston Bay (Mass.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Massachusetts--Boston Harbor
-  United States--Massachusetts--Boston Bay
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:28,000.
-  LC copy annotated with "No. 2" to the left of the title; concentric circles, drawn in ink, centered on compass roses; and, a stamp "Engr. Dept. U. States Topl. Bureau." Annotated on verso: Boston.
-  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
-  From The North-American pilot for Newfoundland, Labradore, the Gulf and River St. Laurence. 1777. v. 2.
-  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 955
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
Medium
map 53 x 86 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3762.B65P5 1777 .C5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3762b.ar095500
Library of Congress Control Number
74692592
Online Format
image
Description
Scale ca. 1:28,000. LC copy annotated with "No. 2" to the left of the title; concentric circles, drawn in ink, centered on compass roses; and, a stamp "Engr. Dept. U. States Topl. Bureau." Annotated on verso: Boston. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. From The North-American pilot for Newfoundland, Labradore, the Gulf and River St. Laurence. 1777. v. 2. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 955 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
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https://lccn.loc.gov/74692592
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Robert Sayer And John Bennett. A Chart of the harbour of Boston, with the soundings, sailing-marks, and other directions. [London, R. Sayer and J. Bennett, 1777] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/74692592/. (Accessed May 26, 2017.)

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Robert Sayer And John Bennett. (1777) A Chart of the harbour of Boston, with the soundings, sailing-marks, and other directions. [London, R. Sayer and J. Bennett] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/74692592/.

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Robert Sayer And John Bennett. A Chart of the harbour of Boston, with the soundings, sailing-marks, and other directions. [London, R. Sayer and J. Bennett, 1777] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/74692592/>.