Admiralty Chart of Saint CroixSKU: 9510
Admiralty Chart of Saint Croix
Date of publication:
68.5 x 102.5 cm sheet size
black and white
John & Charles Walker
West Indies – Santa Cruz [Saint Croix]
This chart of Saint Croix shows soundings etc, with interior detail of relief, roads and settlements, coastal profiles and an inset of Christiansted.
First published in 1856, Parsons’ survey was supplemented with additions from a Danish survey of 1906, and our example was revised in February 1914. This detailed chart of Saint Croix was published shortly before the Danish West Indies were sold to the United States, becoming the US Virgin Islands.
Condition & Materials
Engraved British chart, sheet size 68.5 x 102.5 cm, black and white, engraved by John and Charles Walker, centrefold, marginal crease bottom right, blank verso with old ink stamp;