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Carte du detroit de Dampier, situe entre la Nouvelle Guinee et la Nouvelle Bretagne, decouvert par Dampier, en 1700, et reconnu par le contre-amiral Bruny-Dentrecastuaux, en juin 1793 (an 1er de l'ere Francaise) [cartographic material] / levee et dressee par C.F. Beautemps-Beaupre, ingenieur-hydrographe
Bib ID 2459016
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Beautemps-Beaupre, C. F. (Charles Francois), 1766-1854
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale [ca. 1:521,000] 
Description [Paris : Depot general des cartes et plans de la marine et des colonies], 1807 
1 map ; 72.4 x 46.5 cm. 
Notes

Map of Dampier Strait between New Britain and New Guinea showing track of Recherche and Esperance in June 1793. Relief shown by hachures.

In lower right margin: Grave par E. Collin.

Plate no. 30 from: Atlas du voyage de Bruny-Dentrecasteaux, contre-amiral de France, commandant les fregates la Recherche et l'Esperance, fait par ordre du gouvernement en 1791, 1792 et 1793 : publie par ordre de sa majeste l'empereur et roi, sous le ministere de son excellence le vice-amiral Decres ... / par C.F. Beautemps-Beaupre. Paris : Depot general des cartes et plans de la marine et des colonies, 1807.

Prime meridian: Paris.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-230813591

In French.

Cited In

Tooley, 1633

Subjects Bruny d'Entrecasteaux, Joseph Antoine, 1739-1793 -- Journeys -- Maps.  |  Dampier Strait (Papua New Guinea) -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1793 
Other authors/contributors Collin, E  |  Beautemps-Beaupre, C. F. (Charles Francois), 1766-1854. Atlas du voyage de Bruny-Dentrecasteaux, contre-amiral de France, commandant les fregates la Recherche et l'Esperance, fait par ordre du gouvernement en 1791, 1792 et 1793  |  France. Ministere de la marine et des colonies

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