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Title
To Isaac Pickering Esqr of Fox Lease Hants this Plan of Tortola From actual Survey by George King is dedicated by His most obedient humble Servant Robt. Wilkinson
Creator
King, George, cartographer
Contributor
Wilkinson, Robert, d. ca. 1825, publisher
Kashnor, Leon, 1880-1955, seller
Museum Book Store
Date Created and/or Issued
1798-06-01
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Maps
Rights Information
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Description
Kashnor notes, "With a list of 104 plantations indicated on plan, with owners names." Pickering held the westernmost point of this island in the British Virgin Islands. Reference table listing owners and parcel numbers. MS note: 843 29. Prime meridian: GM. Relief: hachures. Graphic Scale: Miles, chains. Projection: Plane. Printing Process: Copper engraving. Verso Text: MS note: 843.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 map ; hand col. ; 49 x 62 cm., sheet 51 x 63 cm.
Identifier
093:843 M
419580
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll4/id/10181
Language
English
Time Period
1798
Place
Caribbean
Tortola
W 64°/N 18° approx.
Source
Huntington Rare Book Maps
Maps, Huntington Digital Library
Provenance
Purchased en bloc by HEH from the Museum Book Store, April, 1924.

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