A New map of Jamaica : exhibiting the boundaries of each parish and the different post roads throughout the island, laid down from the latest surveys [map] / engraved for Stevenson and Aikman's New Jamaica almanack, 1800.

Format
Map
Language
English
Published/​Created
[Kingston : printed for Stevenson and Aikman, 1800]
Description
  • Scale [ca. 1:835,000]. (W 78°34ʹ00ʺ--W 75°59ʹ00ʺ/N 18°43ʹ00ʺ--N 17°35ʹ00ʺ).
  • 1 map : hand col. ; 24 x 30 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Getty AAT genre
Notes
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • Indexed for points of interest.
  • Inset : A general plan of Port Royal, in which the different states of the town are accurately laid down.
  • "NB. The whole is an exact plan of the town as it stood before the earthquake, that part coloured red being all that was left after the shock, and the dotted space, a representation of the land thrown up gradually by the sea, or made by art since that time."
  • From: The New Jamaica almanack, and register ... Kingston [Jamaica] : printed by Stevenson and Aikman, [1800]
  • Historic Maps copy has ms. notes dated 1800-1801 on verso.
Other title(s)
New Jamaica almanack, and register.
Inset title
  • General plan of Port Royal
OCLC
704448363
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