TITLE/CONTENT OF MAP: 'A chart for the Newcastle Trade describing the sea coasts of England from the South Foreland to Newcastle with the soundings, sands, shoals, harbours, buoys, beacons and seamarks, upon ye said coasts. Inset: The River Tine and coast from Sunderland to Blyth; A chart of Yarmouth Sands; harwich and Hanford Water'Domestic: Flat-rate of $25.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.Location: This item ships from United Kingdom
This scarce chart shows the east coast of England, orientated towards the west, from Hythe in Kent to Blyth, Northumberland. Insets show the Harwich Roads, the Yarmouth Sands and the coast from Sunderland to Blyth with the Tyne inland to Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
Date: The chart was first published in 1729 in Mount & Page's "The English Pilot: The Second Book". In editions from 1770 it was replaced with a copy engraved by Mynde.
IMAGE SIZE: Approx 53.0 x 106.0cm, 20.75 x 41.75 inches (Large); Please note that this is a folding map.
TYPE: Decorative antique eighteenth century copperplate nautical sea chart, printed on thick paper. Two sheets conjoined
CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. The map has been repaired along the top edge and in the top right hand corner. Some creasing.
VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain
FOLDING: This is a folding map.
ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Sold by R. Mount & T. Page on Tower Hill, London
PROVENANCE: Sold by R. Mount & T. Page on Tower Hill, London
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