Newburyport Massachusetts Merrimack River Plum Island 1847 Blunt coastal surveyBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Plan of Newburyport Harbor.
(North America, United States, New England, Massachusetts, Newburyport, Merrimack River, Plum Island).
Issued 1847, New York by E & G. W. Blunt.
Mid 19th century coastal survey map with lovely hand color.
Tall mast sailing ships heads into the harbor, small city plan, shoals, turnpike road, hotel, light house, etc. all identified.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 5 1/2" H x 9 1/2"W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 4 1/4" H x 7 1/2" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.