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Plan of Amelia Island in East Florida, : north point of Amelia Island lyes in 30:55 north latitude 80:23 w. longitude from London, taken from De Brahm's Map of South Carolina & Georgia ; A chart of the entrance into St. Mary's River, taken by Captn. W. Fuller in November 1769 ; A chart of the mouth of Nassau River with the bar and the soundings on it, taken at low water by Captn. W. Fuller.

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Creator: Fuller, William, Captain
Title: Plan of Amelia Island in East Florida, : north point of Amelia Island lyes in 30:55 north latitude 80:23 w. longitude from London, taken from De Brahm's Map of South Carolina & Georgia ; A chart of the entrance into St. Mary's River, taken by Captn. W. Fuller in November 1769 ; A chart of the mouth of Nassau River with the bar and the soundings on it, taken at low water by Captn. W. Fuller.
Chart of the entrance into St. Mary's River
Chart of the mouth of Nassau River
Date: 1770
Description: Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.

Hand colored.

Dedication in cartouche: "To the Right Honourable John Earl of Egmont &c. this plate is most humbly inscribed by his lordship's most obedient, humble servant, Willm. Fuller."

At upper right: View of the entrance into St. Mary's River.

Insets: left border, Plan of Amelia Island, Taken from DeBrahm's Map of South Carolina & Georgia: scale: 3 miles = ca. 2 15/16 inches; Bottom right, A chart of the mouth of Nassau River...by Captn. W. Fuller: scale: 3 miles = ca. 5 13/16 inches.

Imprint is on lower outside margin.

Phillips, Atlases, Vol. I, 1208, no. 26 [see also 1337, no. 29].

In: Faden, W. The North American Atlas, selected from the most authentic maps, charts...copy B. London, for W. Faden, 1777. no. 26.

DeRenne, 1212.

Scales vary.

Subjects: Amelia Island (Fla.)--Maps--Early works to 1800 | Nautical charts--Florida--Amelia Island--Early works to 1800 | Harbors--Florida--Amelia Island--Maps--Early works to 1800
Contributors: Hargrett Library
Online Publisher: Athens, Ga. : Hargrett Library
Original Material: [London] : Thomas Jefferys, 1770 | 3 maps : col. ; on one sheet 53 x 63 cm.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: [Title], [map number], Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

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Collection Information: Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library Rare Map Collection