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From Head Lynche's Ordinary across the Pamunky River to some distance past Hanover Court House. No 124, Q
From Head Lynchs's ordinary Cross the Pamunky river to some distance past hanover Courtho[use]. Q No 124
Route to York in Virginia, A B C D E F G H I K L M [N O P Q] R S T U. 124
From Head Lynchs's ordinary Cross the Pamunky river to some distance past hanover Courtho[use]
Route to York in Virginia, A B C D E F G H I K L M [N O P Q] R S T U
Rough draughts of surveys, begun A.D. 1778 ; 124, Q
De Witt, Simeon
De Witt, Richard Varrick
(W 77⁰23ʹ--W 77⁰21ʹ/N 37⁰55ʹ--N 37⁰44ʹ).
VirginiaCaroline County (Va.)Hanover County (Va.)
Early works to 1800.
1 map : ms. ; 61 x 49 cm.
Military topographic map. Covers the counties of Caroline and Hanover in Virginia. Shows roads running through Covingston Corner, Haleys Corner, Dawn and Hanover. Also shows buildings, landforms and streams.
Shows relief by hachures.
Title proper from recto is the work of a later editor--Simeon DeWitt or his assign--subsequent to 1820. Title from verso is contemporaneous with map and may be cited as such. Index title, statement of responsibility, series title and series numbering also contemporaneous, but on separate index sheet filed at head of series.
Date 1781 inferred by cataloger.
Pen-and-ink, pencil on laid paper.
Watermark: " J WHATMAN" accompanied by crest (no pendent initials)
Soiled, creased and abraded. Mounted on cloth, bound and cropped, disbound and silked by subsequent owners. Cleaned after removal of backings 1999; some fill remains. Sheathed in mylar.