Antique nautical chart of Boston Harbor made by George W. Eldridge and published by S. Thaxter & Son in 1875. Includes bearings and distance of dangers, sailing directions, tidal information. Red dots mark lighthouses and light ships, and the yellow cones indicate the direction of the light. Soundings in fathoms and feet. Very good condition with some waves in the paper, some very minor stains, and two small punctures in the paper on the left side (one in the margin). Approx. 14.75 x 22.25 inches to the neatline.
Antique Nautical Chart
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