Charts and maps, Grenville collection

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An actual survey of the Varne & Ridge; taken by order of John MacBride, Esqr, Rear Admiral of the Blue and Commander in Chief in the Downs &c.

Charts and maps

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Collection Charts and maps, Grenville collection
Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID GREN3/5
Description Single sheet. Hand col. engr. Medium: Linen backed. Scale: ca. 1:80 000 (bar). Contents Note: There is a note about the tide. The names of the ships riding on the banks during the survey are listed: Dolphin, Diligent, Prestwood, Nancy, Alligator, Liberty, Britannia, Rattler, Sincerity and Lively.
Date made 1793

Artist/Maker Collins, Christopher
Sayer, Robert
Place made London
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Caird Collection
Materials Paper; Linen
Measurements 55 x 73cm.
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