Plan of Amelia Island in East Florida, : north point of Amelia Island lyes in 30:55 north latitude 80:23 w. longitude from London, taken from De Brahm's Map of South Carolina & Georgia ; A chart of the entrance into St. Mary's River, taken by Captn. W. Fuller in November 1769 ; A chart of the mouth of Nassau River with the bar and the soundings on it, taken at low water by Captn. W. Fuller.


Creator: Fuller, William, Captain
Title: Plan of Amelia Island in East Florida, : north point of Amelia Island lyes in 30:55 north latitude 80:23 w. longitude from London, taken from De Brahm's Map of South Carolina & Georgia ; A chart of the entrance into St. Mary's River, taken by Captn. W. Fuller in November 1769 ; A chart of the mouth of Nassau River with the bar and the soundings on it, taken at low water by Captn. W. Fuller.
Chart of the entrance into St. Mary's River
Chart of the mouth of Nassau River
Date: 1770
Map Number: hmap1770f7
Scale: Scales vary.
Original Material: 3 maps : col. ; on one sheet 53 x 63 cm.
Publication Data: [London] : Thomas Jefferys, 1770
Description: Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
Hand colored.
Dedication in cartouche: "To the Right Honourable John Earl of Egmont &c. this plate is most humbly inscribed by his lordship's most obedient, humble servant, Willm. Fuller."
At upper right: View of the entrance into St. Mary's River.
Insets: left border, Plan of Amelia Island, Taken from DeBrahm's Map of South Carolina & Georgia: scale: 3 miles = ca. 2 15/16 inches; Bottom right, A chart of the mouth of Nassau River...by Captn. W. Fuller: scale: 3 miles = ca. 5 13/16 inches.
Imprint is on lower outside margin.
Phillips, Atlases, Vol. I, 1208, no. 26 [see also 1337, no. 29].
In: Faden, W. The North American Atlas, selected from the most authentic maps, charts...copy B. London, for W. Faden, 1777. no. 26.
DeRenne, 1212.
Subjects: Amelia Island (Fla.)--Maps--Early works to 1800 | Nautical charts--Florida--Amelia Island--Early works to 1800 | Harbors--Florida--Amelia Island--Maps--Early works to 1800
Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/hmap/id:hmap1770f7
Repository: Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library