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From the Cross-roads crossing the North Branch of Rariton to near Vealtown towards Morristown. No 73, 6th
From the Cross Roads Crossing the North Branch of Rariton to near Veal Town - Towards Morristown. 6 Sheet No. 73
From the Cross Roads to Near Veal town Towards Morristown. A - 73
From skeepack Road Cross Corriells ferry [t]o Morristown. 7 sheets. 73
From the Cross Roads Crossing the North Branch of Rariton to near Veal Town - Towards Morristown
From the Cross Roads to Near Veal town Towards Morristown
From skeepack Road Cross Corriells ferry [t]o Morristown. 7 sheets
Rough draughts of surveys, begun A.D. 1778 ; 73, 6th
De Witt, Simeon
De Witt, Richard Varrick
(W 74⁰41ʹ--W 74⁰34ʹ/N 40⁰48ʹ--N 40⁰40ʹ).
New JerseyRaritan River Valley (N.J.)Somerset County (N.J.)
Early works to 1800.
1 map : ms. ; 31 x 39 cm.
Military topographic map. Covers the townships of Bedminster and Bernard in Somerset County, New Jersey. Shows roads running through Greater Crossroads, Bedminster and Far Hills. Also shows buildings and owners' names, 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 in Erskine's hand and may be cited as such. Index title, statement of responsibility, date and series title also by Erskine, but on separate index sheet filed at head of series. Series numbering inferred by cataloger.
Pen-and-ink, pencil on laid paper.
Watermark: "T M W" accompanied by dove, similar to Gravell and Miller American watermarks nos. 658 amd 659.
In pencil on recto: "No 73 6th"
Also in ink on verso: "Road from near Veal"
Foxed, creased, torn, frayed 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.