1774 Capt. Greenvile Collins - The River Humber
Marvelous 18th century Humber estuary chart with town-plan of Hull
The River Humber - Is most humbly dedicated and presented to the Worshipll. Corporation of Trinity House at Kingston upon Hull by Capt. Greenvile Collins, Hydrogr. to the King
Capt. Greenvile Collins, Grimsby & Barton
Hull, c. 1777
64 x 52 cm (25.2 x 20.5 in)
Lovely chart depicting the Humber River estuary and the adjacent coasts of Yorkshire and Lincolnshire, with a town-plan of Kingston-upon-Hull on the Hull River, including fortifications. Sandbanks and water depths are indicated.
The map features a large decorative cartouche and a compass rose.
Excellent heavy paper.