Harbors of Black Rock and Bridgeport U.S. Coast Survey Office 1848

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Date

1848

Maker

U.S. Coast Survey Office

Short Title

Harbors of Black Rock and Bridgeport

Full Title

"Harbors of Black Rock and Bridgeport / Founded upon a Trigonometrical Survey/ under the direction of F.R. Hassler Superintendents of the/ Survey of the Coast of the United States/ Triangulation by J. Ferguson Assistant/ Topography by C. M. Eakin Assistant/ Hydrography by the party under the command of/ Lieutenant G. S. Blake U. S. Navy / Published in 1848/ A.D. Bache Superintendent/ Scale 1/20000 / Harbor Map No. / Electrotype Copy No. 1 by G. Mathiot U.S.C.S. / Reduction for Engraving by M. I. McClery Assistant, with/ some additions by J. M. Wampler Draughtsman. / Topography Engraved by S. T. Pettit apprentice, finished by F. Dankworth,, O.A. Lawson & A. Rolle'. Lettering by F. Dankworth and J. Knight."

Source

U.S. Coast Survey Office

Size

. 45.5 x 35.5 cm. approximately (18.0 x 14 in.)

Description

Presents portions of Connecticut including Black Rock and Bridgeport. Bodies of water featured include Long Island Sound with channel approaches with markings and depth soundings. Compass rose is provided. Map orientation presents North to the top of the map. Minimal topographic, road and building information are provided. Scales include Statute and Nautical Miles found at bottom centre. Additional orientation information, "Sailing Directions" and "Tides" are found in bottom right corner. Title found in upper left corner. Map folded into four portions. No provenance information found on verso. Compass rose is provided. Map orientation presents North to the top of the map. Minimal topographic, road and building information are provided. Scales include Statute and Nautical Miles found at bottom centre. Title found in lower left corner. Map folded into four portions. No provenance information found on verso.

References

Tooley's Revised Edition A-D, pp 64; Rumsey, 2470.014; Worldcat.org, 66525110.

Price:
$230.00
SKU:
53441
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