Charts and maps, Henry Newton Stevens Atlantic Neptune collection

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The harbour of Charles Town in South Carolina from the surveys of Sr. Jas. Wallace Captn. in His Majesty's Navy & others. With a view of the town from the south shore of Ashley River.

HNS162D
Charts and maps

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Collection Charts and maps, Henry Newton Stevens Atlantic Neptune collection
Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID HNS162D
Description Single sheet. Engraved. Scale: ca. 1:47 000 (bar). Cartographic Note: Variation shown 3 degrees 48' E. Graduated. Bar scales in statute and nautical miles. Additional Places: Charleston. Contents Note: Shows roads, buildings, boundaries and cultivation, Contains an inset view. Plate changes: Further place names (eg Wapoo Creek) have been added and the area south of the Ashley River is labelled 'Part of James Island' (perhaps to make it consistent with HNS164 in 1780?). Other features: Printed on Bates paper.
Date made 1777

Artist/Maker Des Barres, Joseph Frederick Wallet
Des Barres, Joseph Frederick Wallet
Place made London
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Measurements Plate impression 84.5 x 62.5cm.
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