Dominica — Prince Rupert’s Bay

By LANGLEY, James and ELLIOT, Captain William, 1820 
£350
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A Survey of Prince Rupert’s Bay in the Island of Dominico by Mr James Langley Master R.N. 1818. Communicated by Capt. Wm. Elliott C.B. R.N.

America South America
  • Author: LANGLEY, James and ELLIOT, Captain William
  • Publication place: London
  • Publisher: Capt. Hurd R.N. Hydrographer to the Admiralty
  • Publication date: 26th Oct 1820.
  • Physical description: Engraved chart.
  • Dimensions: 295 by 200mm. (11.5 by 7.75 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 11641

Notes

Rare Admiralty chart of Prince Rupert’s Bay Dominica.

The survey was carried out by James Langley master R.N. aboard H.M.S. Scamander, captained by William Elliot.

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.