SKETCH OF NOOTKA SOUND

£120

Detailed attractive chart of the inlet to the sound complete with a large compass rose, rhumb lines and nautical scale of miles. Locates Breakers Point, shoals, and numerous soundings and good topographical detail on land as well.

This chart represents the first mapping of Nootka Sound. It was finely engraved by Thomas Bowen.

Excellent hand colour

Very good conditioin

code : M4747

Cartographer : Thomas

Date : 1778 London

Size : 33*22 cms

availability : Available

Price : £120

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See Emanuel Bowen

Thomas Bowen (?? - 1790) On Emanuel Bowen's death, his cartographic work was taken over by his son, Thomas