A plan of Bridge Town in the island of Barbadoes. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title A plan of Bridge Town in the island of Barbadoes.

Creator

  • Author: Gibson, John
    Creator Type: Personal

Publisher

  • Name: Gent. Mag.
    Place of Publication: [London]

Date

  • Creation: 1766?

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Map shows mid-eighteenth century streets and building in Bridgetown, Barbados. Scale [ca. 1:7,737].
  • Physical Description: 1 map : 11 x 19 cm.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Geography and Maps
  • Keyword: West Indies
  • Keyword: Barbados
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Bridgetown (Barbados) -- Maps.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Coverage Date: 1766
  • Place Name: West Indies Archipelago

Collection

  • Name: Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
    Code: UTAM

Institution

  • Name: University of Texas at Arlington Library
    Code: UTA

Resource Type

  • Map

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 2011-846
  • OCLC: 747189772
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth231584

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationHardware: BetterLight Super8K
  • Display Note: Map appeared in: The Gentleman's Magazine and historical chronicle, September 1766, vol. 36, p. 425.