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Map showing the high and low water mark and the original city grants of lands under water made to various parties from 1686 to 1873, extending from Battery to Fifty-first Street, Hudson and East Rivers, New York City, also the several pier and bulkhead lines established from 1750 to 1873 / made under the direction of the Department of Docks ; carefully compiled and reduced from the maps of the U.S. Coast Survey and actual surveys made by the Department of Docks ... also from maps and documents on file in the office of the Comptroller of the City and County of New York, by Chas. K. Graham engineer in chief, John Mechan assistant engineer, David T. Keiller compiler & draughtsman.
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Image ID: 1691407

Map showing the high and low water mark and the original city grants of lands under water made to various parties from 1... (1873)

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:  Map showing the high and low water mark and the original city grants of lands under water made to various parties from 1686 to 1873, extending from Battery to Fifty-first Street, Hudson and East Rivers, New York City, also the several pier and bulkhead lines established from 1750 to 1873 / made under the direction of the Department of Docks ; carefully compiled and reduced from the maps of the U.S. Coast Survey and actual surveys made by the Department of Docks ... also from maps and documents on file in the office of the Comptroller of the City and County of New York, by Chas. K. Graham engineer in chief, John Mechan assistant engineer, David T. Keiller compiler & draughtsman.

Creator

: New York (N.Y.). Dept. of Docks. -- Publisher

Additional Name(s)

: Keiller, David T. -- Compiler
Mechan, J. -- Engineer
Graham, Charles Kinnard, 1824-1889 -- Engineer

Created Date

: 1873

Item Physical Description

: 1 map on 8 sheets : col. ; 214 x 147 cm., sheets 51 x 66 cm.

Notes

: Harbor cadastral map. Covers Manhattan, New York (N.Y.) south of 51st Street. Shows piers, property and lot lines of water grants, lot numbers or owners' names. Gives dates of grants. Gives some dimensions. Also shows internal features of inland parks and squares.

Source

: Maps of New York City and State / New York City / Whole

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 08-1558

Digital ID

: 1691407

Record ID

: 1860607

Digital Item Published

: 2-20-2009; updated 3-25-2011

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