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Map of Delaware Bay and River
Map of Delaware Bay and River
United States Coast Survey.
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Publication Information:
[Washington, D.C.?] : U.S. Coast Survey Depot, 1848.
Physical Description:
1 map on 3 sheets : mounted on cloth ; 190 x 87 cm, sheets 76 x 102 cm
General Note:
Shows Delaware Bay and Delaware River Estuary from Trenton, N.J., south to the Atlantic Ocean.

Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings, isolines, and shading.

"Verified by A.A. Humphreys ..."

"Engraved by F. Dankworth, assisted by O.A. Lawson."

"Views engraved by O.A. Lawson, Lettering by J.Knight & W. Smith"--Sheet no. 1.

"Electrotyped by S. Siebert; Printed by Henry C. Benner."

"Final reduction for Engraving of Topography by W.M.C. Fairfax ... & of hydrography by Lt. J.B. Dale, U.S.N. and J.B. Glück Assistant"-- Sheet no. 3.
Sheet no. 1. [Indian River Bay, Del. to Townsend Inlet, N.J., with 3 horizontal views of approaches to Delaware Bay from Cape May, N.J. and Cape Henlopen, Del.] -- sheet no. 2. [Mispillion Neck, Del. to north of Bombay Hook, Del. with 4 horizontal views near Bombay Hook, Del. and Liston Point, Del.] -- sheet no. 3. [Liston Point, Del. to Philadelphia, Pa.] with inset: Part of Delaware River continued from Frankford to Trenton.
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