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Plan de la ville et du port de Macao / [cartographic material] par N.B., ingr. de la Marine ; J. v. Schley direx
Bib ID 3427979
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale [ca. 1:2,800] (E 113°32'49"/N 22°11'59") 
Description [Paris : Bellin, 1764?] 
1 map ; 19.9 x 16.1 cm. 
Series

Braga special map collection.

Notes

Map of the town and port of Macao with relief shown by hachures and pictorially. The map shows the built-up area, the city walls and fortifications in considerable detail. These are, in French (with tEnglish in brackets): the major fortification, Notre Dame de la Montaigne [Our Lady of the Mountain], St Jago et St Philippe [St James and St Philip], Notre Dame de Bomparto [Our Lady of Bomparto] and a shore battery [St Francis] below the southern slopes of a small fort on a high hill, and Nossa Senhora de Guia (the only name given in Portuguese) [Our Lady of Guidance], where a lighthouse was built some years later.

In upper right margin: Tome III, no. 57.

From: Le petit atlas maritime / Jacques Nicolas Bellin. Paris : Bellin, 1764.

At foot of map: Grondtekening der Stad en Haven van Macao, door N.B., Ingenieur des Franssen Zeevaards.

Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at: http://nla.gov.au/nla.map-rm302

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

In French and Dutch.

Cited In

National Maritime Museum catalogue of the Library, v. 3, p. 242.

Subjects Harbors - China - Macau (Special Administrative Region) - Maps - Early works to 1800.  |  Macau (China : Special Administrative Region) - Maps - Early works to 1800.
Time Coverage 1764 
Place China Macau (Special Administrative Region)
Other authors/contributors Schley, Jacobus van der, 1715-1779  |  Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772. Le petit atlas maritime

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