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Title
To the Right Honourable Wills, Earl of Hillsborough, First Commissioner of Trade and Plantations, this Map of the County of Middlesex in the Island of Jamaica, laid down from the Papers and under the direction of Henry Moore, Esqre., His Majesty's Lieutenant Governor and Commander in Chief of the Island in the years 1756-1761 (and from a great number of Actual Surveys performed by the Publishers) is humbly Inscribed by His Lordship's Most Obedient & Most Humble Servants Thos. Craskell, Engineer, Jas. Simpson, Surveyor
Creator
Craskell, Thomas, cartographer
Fournier, Daniel, 1710?-1766?
Contributor
Simpson, Jas
Kashnor, Leon, 1880-1955, seller
Museum Book Store
Date Created and/or Issued
1763
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Maps
Rights Information
For information on use of Digital Library materials, please see Library Rights and Permissions: https://www.huntington.org/library-rights-permissions
Description
Kashnor notes, " A very fine topographical map, indicating the different kinds of palntations, roads, boundaries, &c." Torn center seam, careful. Cartouche: Boar hunt with dogs. Elaborate scale artwork upper right.. Relief: no. Graphic Scale: Miles. Projection: Plane. Printing Process: Copper engraving. Other Features: CartoucheArt Work.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 map ; 97 x 122 cm. on sheet 99 x 124 cm.
Identifier
105:467 M
420903
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll4/id/1067
Language
English
Time Period
1763
Place
Caribbean
Jamaica
Middlesex County
W 78°/N 18° approx.
Source
Huntington Rare Book Maps
Maps, Huntington Digital Library
Provenance
Purchased en bloc by HEH from the Museum Book Store, June 7, 1927.

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