The Windward Passage, with the several passages from the east end of Cuba

Material Information

The Windward Passage, with the several passages from the east end of Cuba & from the north part of St. Domingo
Complete pilot for the West-Indies
West-India atlas, or a compendious description of the West Indies
Jefferys, Thomas, -1771
Laurie & Whittle ( publisher )
Physical Description:
1 map : ; 47 x 63 cm., on sheet 54 x 73 cm.
Scale [ca. 1:1,410,000 ] ; Marine leagues 20 to a degree


Subjects / Keywords:
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Windward Passage ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Caribbean Area ( lcsh )
Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- West Indies ( lcsh )
Caribbean Area ( fast )
Caribbean Sea -- Windward Passage ( fast )
West Indies ( fast )
Early maps. ( lcgft )
Portolan charts. ( lcgft )
Early maps. ( fast )
Early works. ( fast )
Maps. ( fast )
Portolan charts. ( fast )
single map ( marcgt )
Early maps ( lcgft )
Portolan charts ( lcgft )
Early maps ( fast )
Early works ( fast )
Maps ( fast )
Portolan charts ( fast )
25 x -75, 19.25 x -75, 19.25 x -66.4166666666667, 25 x -66.4166666666667 ( Map Coverage )


System Details:
System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software.
General Note:
Copper engraving.
General Note:
Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings.
General Note:
Historical nautical chart from St. Salvador to eastern tip of Cuba and Hispaniola to the extreme west tip of Puerto Rico.
General Note:
Includes rhumb lines with a portion of a large compass rose in bottom left corner. Shows the sailing routes used by navigators and ships, and the names of the various passages, including important historical information. St. Salvador is believed to be the site of Columbus' first landfall.
General Note:
Prime meridian: London and Ferro. Geographic coordinates converted to Greenwich.
General Note:
"As the Act directs, 12th May 1794"
General Note:
In upper right corner: "Ch. 8."
General Note:
General Note:
Appears in: Jefferys Complete pilot for the West-Indies, editions 1794-1799 and Jeffery's West-India atlas, as part of the 16 sheet set of maps with index.
Statement of Responsibility:
by Thos. Jefferys, geographer to His Majesty.

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University of Florida
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Resource Identifier:
on10552 ( NOTIS )
1055211447 ( OCLC )
36423020 ( ALEPH )
G4392.W5 1794 .J4 ( lcc )