"Port Famine [on sheet with] Woods Bay [and] Port Gallant and Fortescue Bay [and] Cordes Bay and Harbour", Hawkesworth, John
Subject: Strait of Magellan
Period: 1773 (circa)
Publication: An Account of the Voyages…in the Southern Hemisphere...
Color: Hand Color
15 x 8.4 inches
38.1 x 21.3 cm
This sheet includes charts of four ports and harbors in the Strait of Magellan. The charts include details on depth soundings, safe anchorages, rocks, shoals, and a few navigational notes.
References: Shirley (BL Atlases) G.HAWK-1a #3.
A crisp impression, issued folding on a bright sheet with a Strasburg bend and lily watermark. Small remnants of hinge tape on verso.