A new & accurate map of the Island of Jamaica: divided into its principal parishes.

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Map shows boundaries, roads, forests, plantations and settlements. Insets: "Draught of the harbour of Port Antonio & St. Francis on the north east coast of Jamaica" and "Draught of Port Royal or Kingston Harbour in Jamaica." Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:785 000].

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1 map : col. ; 33 x 41 cm.

Creation Information

Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767 1752.

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  • Place of Publication: [London, England]

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Map shows boundaries, roads, forests, plantations and settlements. Insets: "Draught of the harbour of Port Antonio & St. Francis on the north east coast of Jamaica" and "Draught of Port Royal or Kingston Harbour in Jamaica." Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:785 000].

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 33 x 41 cm.

Notes

In lower left margin: "No. 66."

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  • From Bowen's Complete atlas ... London : Printed for William Innys and Joseph Richardson, Richard Ware, J. and P. Knapton, John Clarke ..., 1752.

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  • 1752

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Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767. A new & accurate map of the Island of Jamaica: divided into its principal parishes., map, 1752; [London, England]. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth231575/: accessed September 24, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.