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A new chart of the China Sea and its several entrances [cartographic material] / drawn from a great number of draughts, journals, and other nautical documents, regulated by astronomical observations
Bib ID 3620691
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Robert Laurie and James Whittle
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale [ca. 1:3,500,000] (E 103°20'00"-- E 122°25'00"/N 25°37'00"--S 4°07'00"). 
Description London : Laurie & Whittle, 1802 
1 map ; 89.2 x 58.0 cm. 
Partial contents
  • Insets: A sketch of Northumberland straits, 1783 by Captn. Rees
  • The islands and coasts between St. Johns and the Great Ladrone by Captn. John Paskall Larkins. Inset: Shitoe Bay enlarged.
 
Notes

Map of the South China Sea showing Borneo and surrounding coastlines with depth shown by soundings.

Map imprint: London : Published 12th May 1802 by Laurie & Whittle, 53 Fleet Street.

Prime meridian: London.

Plate 163 from: The complete East India pilot, or, Oriental navigator. London : Laurie & Whittle, 1802.

Includes 6 coast profiles.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231476290

Cited In

National Maritime Museum catalogue of the library, p. 447.

Subjects Nautical charts -- South China Sea.  |  South China Sea -- Maps.  |  Borneo -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1802 
Form/genre Early maps.
Other authors/contributors Robert Laurie and James Whittle. complete East India pilot, or, Oriental navigator

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