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A chart of Delawar River from Bombay Hook to Ridley Creek : with soundings &c taken by Lt. Knight of the Navy

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Names
Knight, John
Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet) (1722-1824) (Publisher)
Collection

Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases

Charts and maps

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1779-06-01
Place Term: [London]
Publisher: J. Des Barres
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-6397 [LHS 609 ]
Topics
New York (N.Y.) --
New Jersey --
Delaware River (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Delaware --
Nautical charts -- Delaware River (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.)
Notes
Content : Depths shown by soundings.

Citation/reference : LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1369

Content : Includes "A plan of Delawar River from Chester to Philadelphia, shewing the situation of His Majesty's ships &c on the 15th Novr. 1777. Surveyed and sounded by Lieutenant John Hunter of the Navy," [ca. 1:29,000], and index.

Content : Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 609.

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Statement of Responsibility: Composed and published for the use of pilotage by J. F. W. Des Barres, esqr.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 75 x 54 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 5478595
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15328053
UUID: 503a2300-c5d5-012f-4d9a-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1779: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A chart of Delawar River from Bombay Hook to Ridley Creek : with soundings &c taken by Lt. Knight of the Navy" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1779-06-01. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef44-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A chart of Delawar River from Bombay Hook to Ridley Creek : with soundings &c taken by Lt. Knight of the Navy" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef44-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1779-06-01). A chart of Delawar River from Bombay Hook to Ridley Creek : with soundings &c taken by Lt. Knight of the Navy Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ef44-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A chart of Delawar River from Bombay Hook to Ridley Creek : with soundings &c taken by Lt. Knight of the Navy