Antique nautical chart of Boston Harbor made by George W. Eldridge and published by S. Thaxter & Son in 1880. 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. Stamped 1880. Fair condition with green stains from marker in the top left, edge wear, light staining, overall surface soiling. Chart is on original linen backing. Approx. 15 x 22.5 inches to the neatline.
Antique Nautical Chart
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