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Title
Plan of the Island of Dominica Laid down by Actual Survey under the Direction of the Honorable the Commissioners for the Sale of Lands in the Ceded Island by John Byers Chief Surveyor 1776. J Bayly Sculp London
Creator
Byers, John, creator
Byers, John, cartographer
Bayly, J
Contributor
Hooper, S. (Samuel), publisher
Kashnor, Leon, 1880-1955, seller
Museum Book Store
Date Created and/or Issued
1776-11-01
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Maps
Rights Information
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Description
Kashnor notes, "Dedicated to Thomas Shirley, Governor of Dominica, William Stuart, Lieutenant Governor, &c. An exceedingly fine map, very fully detailed, showing the lots intended for sale, with their respective numbers." Prime meridian: London. Relief: hachures. Graphic Scale: Miles. Projection: Plane. Watermark: J Whatman . Printing Process: Copper engraving. Verso Text: MS notes: 390 13 14 15.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 map : col. ; 156 x 91 cm. on sheet 175 x 94 cm.
Identifier
105:390 M
420668
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll4/id/999
Language
English
Time Period
1776
Place
Caribbean
Dominica
W 61°/N 15° 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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