A New Map of New England, New York, New Iarsey, Pensylvania, Maryland, and Virginia. By Philip Lea in Cheap-side London

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: A New Map of New England, New York, New Iarsey, Pensylvania, Maryland, and Virginia. By Philip Lea in Cheap-side London

Barcode: 546

Creator: Lea, Philip, active 1683-1700, Morden, Robert, approximately 1650-1703, Thornton, John, 1641-1708

Region Depicted: Middle Atlantic States · Virginia · Maryland · Delaware · Pennsylvania · New Jersey · New York (State) · Connecticut · Rhode Island · Massachusetts · New England

Date Produced: 1698

Date Published: 1698

Language: English

Historical Context: John Thornton, Robert Morden and Philip Lea collaborated on this map. This state names the Chesapeake Bay and includes eight counties. Also the Maryland and Pennsylvania boundary has been added. Included is "Bohemia", a plantation in northern Chesapeake Bay belonging to Augustine Herrman, explorer, merchant and cartographer.

Subjects: Thornton, John, 1641-1708 · Middle Atlantic States · Virginia · Maryland · Delaware · Pennsylvania · New Jersey · New York (State) · Connecticut · Rhode Island · Massachusetts · New England · Nautical chart · Coasts · Colonial America · Maps--Early works to 1800

Map Type: Geographical, Political, Nautical charts

Dimensions: 46 x 54 cm.

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Note in bottom right corner: "By Philip Lea at the Atlas and Hercules in Cheap-side London"

Brief Description: Map of the Middle Atlantic States and Southern New England west to the Susquehanna River. Map includes soundings in bays and harbors

Insets: Staten Island and Part of Long Island

Theme: From Colonies to Local Control: Mapping North America, 1494 to 1867

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Collection/Donor: Osher

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/546.0001