Guadeloupe — Maria-Galante

By WALKER, J[ohn], 1824 
£350

A Survey of the West Side of Mariagalante From a MS in the Hydrographical Office; A Survey of the West Side of Deseada From a MS in the Hydrographical Office Surveyed by Capt. Decker R.N. 1813

America South America
  • Author: WALKER, J[ohn]
  • Publication place: London
  • Publisher: Hydrographical Office of the Admiralty
  • Publication date: 10th July 1824.
  • Physical description: Engraved chart.
  • Dimensions: 300 by 215mm. (11.75 by 8.5 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 11640

Notes

Rare Admiralty chart of Maria-Galante south of Guadeloupe.

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.