Leeward Islands — Barbuda

By DECKAR, Captain, 1814 
£350
£280

The Island of Barbuda Surveyed by Capt. Deckar R.N. 1813

America South America
  • Author: DECKAR, Captain
  • Publication place: London
  • Publisher: Capt Hurd RN Hydrographer to the Admiralty
  • Publication date: 20th April 1814.
  • Physical description: Engraved chart.
  • Dimensions: 280 by 205mm. (11 by 8 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 11639

Notes

Rare Admiralty chart of the Barbuda, Leeward Islands.

The survey was carried out by Captain Deckar 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.