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Erskine, Robert, 1735-1780De Witt, Simeon, 1756-1834De Witt, Richard VarrickUnited States. Continental Army. Surveying Dept.
Tuckeho Road. No 11 / by Robert Erskine F.R.S. Geogr. A. U.S. and Assistants.
Tuckeho Road. 11
Tuckeho Road. 11
1 map : ms. ; 42 x 26 cm
Rough draughts of surveys, begun A.D. 1778 ; 011
Coordinates approximate. Orientation of map unknown. Foxed, 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. In ink on recto and verso: "No. 11" In pencil on verso: "No 11." Military topographic map. Covers a small area in southern Westchester County, New York; shows road running through White Plains, Scarsdale and Tuckahoe; the "Younkers River" was later Troublesome Brook. Map shows roads and owners’ names; also landforms. Pen-and-ink, pencil on laid paper. Shows relief by hachures. Title proper from recto is the work of a later editor--Simeon DeWitt or his assign--subsequent to 1820. Index title, statement of responsibility, date, series title and series numbering by Erskine, but on separate index sheet filed at head of series. Watermarks: JC, lily.
Scale [ca. 1:36,000]
(W 73⁰50-̄-W 73⁰41ʹ/N 41⁰02ʹ--N40⁰57ʹ)
Maps -- M30
Landforms--New York (State)--MapsLandowners--New York (State)--MapsRoads--New York (State)--Maps
Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.)--History--18th century--Campaigns--Maps, ManuscriptWestchester County (N.Y.)--History--18th century--Campaigns--Maps, Manuscript
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