1797 Laurie & Whittle Nautical Chart or Map of the West Coast of Sumatra (Bencoolen), Indonesia
Code: SumatraWest-lauriewhittle-1797
Price: $1,250.00
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Cartographer: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/lauriewhittle.txt
Cartographer 2: http://www.geographicus.com/mm5/cartographers/huddart.txt
Condition: Very good. Minor wear and verso repair along original centerfold. Original platemark visible. Some offsetting.
Date: 1797 (dated)
Height: 21
Note: Early nautical chart identifying the British spice trading colony of Bencoolen and Fort Marlborough, Sumatra.
Scale: 1 : 64000
Source: Laurie, R., and Whittle, J., The East-India Pilot, or Oriental Navigator, on One Hundred and Eighteen Plates: Containing a Complete Collection of Charts and Plans, &c., &c. for the Navigation not only of the Indian and China Seas, but of those also between England and the Cape of Good-Hope; Improved and Chiefly Composed from the Last Work of M. D'Apres de Mannevillette; with Considerable Additions, from Private Manuscripts of the Dutch, and from Draughts and Actual Surveys Communicated By Officers of the East-India Company A New Edition, Containing One Hundred and Five Charts. (London: Laurie and Whittle) 1797.
Title: A Chart fo the West Coast of Sumatra from Old Bencoolen to Buffaloe Point containing the Road of Bencoolen and Poolo Bay. Plan of Rat Island. Plan of Poolo Bay.
Width: 25
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