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A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, shoals, sands, and bearings of the most considerable land marks &c. &c.

Title
A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, shoals, sands, and bearings of the most considerable land marks &c. &c. / faithfully coppied [sic] from that published at Philadelphia by Joshua Fisher, together with the tide table from the Capes to Philadelphia, and the set of the tide on the several quarters of the flood and ebb.
Author
Fisher, Joshua, 1707-1783.

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CartographicUse in library Map Div. 97-6045 (sheet 10)Schwarzman Building M2 - Map Division Desk Room 117

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Additional Authors
Laurie & Whittle.
Found In
nnam New edition, much enlarged, of the second part of the North American pilot, for New England, New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, North and South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, and the Havanna. London : R. Laurie and J. Whittle, 1800. Sheet 10 (OCoLC)10290923
Description
1 map; 47 x 68 cm., folded to 54 x 36 cm.
Donor/Sponsor
  • Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 620.
  • National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Subjects
Note
  • Imprint on map: Published 12th May, 1794, by Laurie & Whittle, 53 Fleet Street, London.
  • Depths shown by soundings.
  • Oriented with north to right.
  • Shows various ship channels from the mouth of Delaware Bay to Philadelphia, Pa.
  • Shows Cape Henlopen as Cape James, to the north of "C. Hinlopen."
  • Includes tide-table and list of pilots and masters of vessels who have recommended the map.
Call Number
Map Div. 97-6045 (sheet 10)
OCLC
50544930
Author
Fisher, Joshua, 1707-1783.
Title
A chart of Delaware Bay and River : containing a full and exact description of the shores, creeks, harbours, soundings, shoals, sands, and bearings of the most considerable land marks &c. &c. / faithfully coppied [sic] from that published at Philadelphia by Joshua Fisher, together with the tide table from the Capes to Philadelphia, and the set of the tide on the several quarters of the flood and ebb.
Cartographic Data
Scale [ca. 1:280,000].
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Added Author
Laurie & Whittle.
Added Title
Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 620.
National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Found In:
nnam New edition, much enlarged, of the second part of the North American pilot, for New England, New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, North and South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, and the Havanna. London : R. Laurie and J. Whittle, 1800. Sheet 10 (OCoLC)10290923
Research Call Number
Map Div. 97-6045 (sheet 10) [In LHS 321]
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