Charts and maps, Grenville collection

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[Galapagos islands]

Charts and maps

Object connections:

Collection Charts and maps, Grenville collection
Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID GREN85/12
Description Single sheet. Manuscript. Scale: [ca. 1:658 000]. Graduated, meridian of Greenwich. Rhumb lines and some soundings. This manuscript is similar to a chart published in 1798 from a survey carried out in 1793 by James Colnett in HMS Rattler (see G267:15/2). The manuscript is drawn with more detail but less accuracy.
Date made 1800?

Artist/Maker Anonymous
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Caird Collection
Materials Pencil and ink on paper
Measurements Drawing area 79 x 59cm, on sheet 84.5 x 62cm.
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