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A topographical chart of the bay of Narraganset in the province of New England: with all the isles contained therein, among which Rhode Island and Connonicut have been particularly surveyed, shewing the true position & bearings of the banks, shoals, rocks &c. as likewise the soundings, to which have been added the several works & batteries raised by the Americans

Additional Digital Items:
https://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.gisdata:004083940
Creator/Contributor:
Blaskowitz, Charles., creator
Faden, William, 1749-1836
Place Of Origin:
England
[London]
Publisher:
Engraved & printed for Wm. Faden
Creation Date:
1777
Extent:
1 map ; 94 x 65 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
map
Early works to 1800
Maps
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Nautical charts--Rhode Island--Narragansett Bay--Early works to 1800
Narragansett Bay (R.I.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Rhode Island--Defenses--Maps--Early works to 1800
Notes:
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings and form lines.
Inscribed "To the Right Honourable Hugh Earl Percy ... with His Lordship's permission ... by ... Wm. Faden."
Includes text, "References to the batteries," and "A list of the principal farms in Rhode Island."
Available also as a digital image through the Harvard University Web site.
Facsim. [S.l. : s.n., 1900?] 1 map : photographic negative ; 8 x 10 cm.
Attribution:
taken by order of the principal farmers on Rhode Island by Charles Blaskowitz.
Series:
Harvard Map Collection digital maps
Classification:
G3772.N3 1777 .B5
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Widener Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990040839400203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990040839400203941/catalog