Jamaica — Morant Cays

By RORIE, Lieutenant John James, 1814 
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A Survey of Morant Keys.

America Caribbean
  • Author: RORIE, Lieutenant John James
  • Publication place: London
  • Publisher: Capt Hurd RN Hydrographic Officer to the Admiralty
  • Publication date: 4th June 1814.
  • Physical description: Engraved chart.
  • Dimensions: 290 by 205mm. (11.5 by 8 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 11672

Notes

Rare Admiralty chart of Morant Cays, Jamaica.

The survey was carried out by John James Rorie 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.