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A draught of New York from the Hook to New York Town.

Image ID: 484915

A draught of New York from the Hook to New York Town. ([1749 or 1767])


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Image Title

:  A draught of New York from the Hook to New York Town.

Additional Name(s)

: Grierson, George, d. 1753 -- Publisher

Published Date

: [1749 or 1767]

Specific Material Type

: Maps

Item Physical Description

: 1 map : col. ; 45 x 57 cm.

Item/Page/Plate

: Phillips, 1162

Notes

: Shows rivers, shallow coastal banks, ferry landing sites, settlements, and islands. Note 2.) Depths shown by soundings. Note 3.) From: The English pilot, The fourth book. Dublin : George Grierson, 1749 ; or Boulter Grierson, 1767. Note 4.) Oriented with north to the right. Note 5.) Rhumb lines radiate from compass rose to points along the coast.

Source

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

Location

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

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 89-5007 [Filed with New York Harbor, 1749]

Digital ID

: 484915

Record ID

: 303220

Digital Item Published

: 5-22-2006; updated 5-16-2012

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