Jamaica — Morant Bay

By LEARD, John, 1815 
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The Anchorage at Morant Bay in Jamaica, and the Coast from Belvidere Point to Fisherman’s Bay by John Leard 1792.

America Caribbean
  • Author: LEARD, John
  • Publication place: London
  • Publisher: Capt Hurd RN Hydrographer to the Admiralty
  • Publication date: 31st July 1815.
  • Physical description: Engraved chart.
  • Dimensions: 155 by 280mm. (6 by 11 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 11667

Notes

Rare Admiralty chart of Morant Bay, Jamaica.

The survey was carried out by John Leard of the Royal Navy.

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.