Surveys for a future water supply , Map showing proposed lines of aqueducts from the Delaware and Lehigh Rivers and Perkiomen Creek, also available watersheds of the Neshaminy, Tohickon, Mill, and Perkiomen Creeks, and of certain tributaries of the Delaware and Lehigh Rivers north of the Blue MountainsAdditional title: Map showing proposed lines of aqueducts from the Delaware and Lehigh Rivers and Perkiomen Creek, also available watersheds of the Neshaminy, Tohickon, Mill, and Perkiomen Creeks, and of certain tributaries of the Delaware and Lehigh Rivers north of the Blue Mountains
NamesPhiladelphia (Pa.). Water Department (Creator)Hering, Rudolph, 1847-1923 (Creator)Philadelphia (Pa.). Water Department (Publisher)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1885Place: PhiladelphiaPublisher: Philadelphia Water Department
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 17-5230
TopicsAqueducts -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia RegionWater-supply -- Pennsylvania -- PhiladelphiaHydrology -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia RegionHydrologyWater-supplyPhiladelphia (Pa.)Philadelphia Region (Pa.)
NotesStatement of responsibility: Rudolph Hering, engineer in charge.Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 7, page 692, column a, no. 1Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)Content: Scale 1:190,080. 3 miles to 1 inch (W 75°46ʹ--W 74°44ʹ/N 41°05ʹ--N 39°58ʹ).
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map : color ; 67 x 49 cmNYPL Map Div. copy lacks accompanying diagram.
DescriptionIncludes table of statistics for proposed aqueducts and watersheds. "Plate II." Accompanied by: Pumpage diagram for the year 1885. 1 chart : col. ; 34 x 45 cm. NYPL Map Div. copy lacks accompanying diagram.
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 62148347NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646268Folder number: US214.1.04Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 01c82040-c705-0135-0c61-6535d613b2ae
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