[Galapagos islands]

Single sheet. Manuscript. Scale: [ca. 1:658 000]. Graduated, meridian of Greenwich. Rhumb lines and some soundings.
This manuscript is similar to a chart published in 1798 from a survey carried out in 1793 by James Colnett in HMS Rattler (see G267:15/2). The manuscript is drawn with more detail but less accuracy.

Object Details

ID: GREN85/12
Type: Chart
Display location: Not on display
Creator: Anonymous
Date made: 1800?
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Caird Collection
Measurements: Drawing area 79 x 59cm, on sheet 84.5 x 62cm.
Parts: The map collection of William Wyndham Grenville, Prime Minister, 1759-1834 (Chart)

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