Bequia — Port Elizabeth

By DOVERS, Captain, 1816 
£2,500
£2,000

Admiralty Bay, in the Island of Bequia; one of the Grenadines By Capt. Dovers R.N. 1811.

America South America
  • Author: DOVERS, Captain
  • Publication place: London
  • Publisher: Capt. Hurd R.N. Hydrographer to the Admiralty
  • Publication date: 1st Oct 1816.
  • Physical description: Engraved chart.
  • Dimensions: 210 by 285mm. (8.25 by 11.25 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 11644

Notes

Rare Admiralty chart of Port Elizabeth, Bequia.

The survey was carried out by Captain Dovers R.N.

John Walker, founding member of the Royal Geographic Society, was a leading mapmaker and engraver working in London in the first half of the nineteenth century. He is known to have produced numerous charts for James Horsburgh and the Admiralty.