C1774

Carte de Maidenland ou de la Virginie de Hawkins, Decouverte par Sir Richard Hawkins en 1574. Et du Canal Falkland ainsi appelle par le Captn Jean Strong qui le traversa en 1689 fur le Farewell Vaiffeau de Londres.

Mapmaker:

John Byron (1723 - 1786)

French edition of Byron’s chart of Hawkins’s Maidenland, discovered by Sr. Richard Hawkins in 1574 and Falkland Sound, so called by Capn. John Strong of the Farewell from London who sailed through it in 1689. From Hawkesworth, Relation des Voyages Entrepris … Read Full Description

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Carte de Maidenland ou de la Virginie de Hawkins, Decouverte par Sir Richard Hawkins en 1574. Et du Canal Falkland ainsi appelle par le Captn Jean Strong qui le traversa en 1689 fur le Farewell Vaiffeau de Londres.

Date:

C1774

Mapmaker:

John Byron (1723 - 1786)

Condition:

In good condition, with centre fold as issued.

Technique:

Copper engraving.

Image Size: 

366mm 
x 220mm

Paper Size: 

367mm 
x 255mm
AUTHENTICITY
Carte de Maidenland ou de la Virginie de Hawkins, Decouverte par Sir Richard Hawkins en 1574. Et du Canal Falkland ainsi appelle par le Captn Jean Strong qui le traversa en 1689 fur le Farewell Vaiffeau de Londres. - Antique Map from 1774

Genuine antique
dated:

1774

Description:

French edition of Byron’s chart of Hawkins’s Maidenland, discovered by Sr. Richard Hawkins in 1574 and Falkland Sound, so called by Capn. John Strong of the Farewell from London who sailed through it in 1689.

From Hawkesworth, Relation des Voyages Entrepris par ordre de Sa Majeste Britannique Actuallement Regnante:

Mapmaker:

Vice Admiral The Hon. John Byron, RN (1723-1786)

Byron was a Royal Navy officer, nicknamed Foul-weather Jack because of his frequent encounters with bad weather at sea. He sailed with George Anson as a midshipman, on his voyage around the world. He circumnavigated the world commodore with his own squadron in 1764-1766. He rose to Vice Admiral of the White before his death in 1786.

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