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Creator:
Armstrong, John, -1758.
Title(s):

A plan of St. Philips Castle, on the island of Minorca : with its fortifications & the entrance of the harbour of Port Mahon / by Jno. Armstrong ...

Published/Created:
[London : J. Rocque], 1756.
Physical Description:
1 map ; 66 x 45 cm., on sheet 75 x 55 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A G 14
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A G 14
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Maps & Atlas (printed)
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:4,800].
Notes:
British Art Center has 2 copies.
Copy 2 is a later issue with some engraved additions showing the "French batterys which were erected during the siege" of 1756 when France took control of the island.
Both copies are bound with: Plan de la ville et foubourgs [sic] de York / Peter Chassereau. [London] : J. Rocque, 1750. This vol. supposedly belonged to John Rocque.
Dedication signed: Jno. Rocque.
Relief shown by hachures.
Subject Terms:
Etching -- Specimens -- 1756.
France -- History, Military -- 1715-1789.
Minorca (Spain) -- History -- Siege, 1756.
Minorca (Spain) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Rocque, John -- Publisher.
Rocque, John, -1762 -- Provenance.
St. Philip's Castle (Minorca)
Contributors:
Rocque, John, -1762.
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