Salmon’s Bay of Sierra Leone

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Bay of Sierra Leone

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Title

Salmon’s Bay of Sierra Leone

Mapmaker(s)

SALMON, Thomas

Publisher

BALDWIN, Richard

Place of publication

London

Date of publication

1752-53

Printed Area Measurements

16 x 23 cm

Colour

black and white

Full Description

Copper engraving, 16 x 23 cm, map of the bay with a view beneath, black and white, blank verso; this map of Sierra Leone was engraved for Thomas Astley’s A new general collection of voyages and travels, published in parts from 1743 onwards, and also used in Salmon’s The universal traveller: or, a compleat description of the several nations of the world.
McCorkle, 18th Century British and American Geography Books, 375.