A Compleat map of North-Carolina from an actual survey
|Title:||A Compleat map of North-Carolina from an actual survey.|
Hooper, S. (Samuel), creator
|Place of Publication:||[London]|
|Abstract/Description:||Map shows North Carolina west to the Blue Ridge mountains, and parts of Virginia and South Carolina. Relief shown by hachures. Depicts cities and towns, natural features, roads and paths, mills, chapels, landowners, soundings, swamps, pocosins, and forts. Native American tribes mentioned include the Meherrin, Catawba, and Tuscarora. A red line across the state at 35.5 degrees latitude is probably the Granville Line. Prime meridians: London and Currituck Inlet.|
At top of map: "By Capt. Collett, Governor of Fort Johnston. Engraved by I. Bayly." At lower right: "To Hist most Excellent Majesty George the IIId. King of Great Britain, &c. &c. &c. this Map is host humbly dedicated by His Majesty's most humble obedient & dutiful Subject John Collet." At bottom: "Publish'd according to Act of Parliament, May the 1st 1770, by S. Hooper No. 25 Ludgate Hill, London."
William P. Cumming, The Southeast in Early Maps, Third Edition. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1998. Map 394.
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Creeks and Streams
Native American Settlements
Places of Worship
North Carolina--Maps--Early works to 1800.
Granville District (N.C.)--Boundaries--Maps.
Meherrin Indians--North Carolina--Maps--Early works to 1800.
Tuscarora Indians--North Carolina--Maps--Early works to 1800.
Catawba Indians--North Carolina--Maps--Early works to 1800.
Coats of arms
United States, North Carolina
|Coordinates:||-82 (W) / -75.5 (E) / 36.75 (N) / 33.5 (S)|
|Held by:||Davidson College|
|Location:||William Patterson Cumming Map Collection|
|Held by:||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill|
|Location:||North Carolina Maps|