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Title
A draught of New York from the Hook to New York Town.
Names
Grierson, George (d. 1753) (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

New York Harbor

Dates / Origin
Place: Dublin
Publisher: Printed for & sold by Geo. Grierson at the two Bibles in
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 89-5007 [Filed with New York Harbor, 1749]
Topics
Harbors -- New York Region
Nautical charts -- New York Region
New York Region -- Maps -- Early works to 1800
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Shows rivers, shallow coastal banks, ferry landing sites, settlements, and islands.
Content: Depths shown by soundings.
Content: From: The English pilot, The fourth book. Dublin : George Grierson, 1749 ; or Boulter Grierson, 1767.
Content: Oriented with north to the right.
Content: Rhumb lines radiate from compass rose to points along the coast.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : col. ; 45 x 57 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 46538297
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11654319
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fff46300-c5aa-012f-0bdf-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1749: Place (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A draught of New York from the Hook to New York Town." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1749 - 1767. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c932-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A draught of New York from the Hook to New York Town." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 13, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c932-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1749 - 1767). A draught of New York from the Hook to New York Town. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c932-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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A draught of New York from the Hook to New York Town.