Haiti - Gonaives Bay
By WALKER, John & Charles , 1828

Plan of Gonaives Bay on the West Coast of St Domingo From a French MS.

America Caribbean
  • Author: WALKER, John & Charles
  • Publication place: London
  • Publisher: Hydrographical Office of the Admiralty
  • Publication date: 29th May 1828.
  • Physical description: Engraved chart.
  • Dimensions: 285 by 210mm. (11.25 by 8.25 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 11661


Rare admiralty chart of Gonaives Bay, Haiti.

The title states that the chart was taken form a French manuscript.

John and Charles Walker, founding members of the Royal Geographic Society, were leading mapmakers and engravers working in London in the first half of the nineteenth century. They are known to have produced numerous charts for James Horsburgh and the Admiralty.