Jamaica - Morant Bay
By LEARD, John , 1815

The Anchorage at Morant Bay in Jamaica, and the Coast from Belvidere Point to Fisherman's Bay by John Leard 1792.

America Caribbean
  • Author: LEARD, John
  • Publication place: London
  • Publisher: Capt Hurd RN Hydrographer to the Admiralty
  • Publication date: 31st July 1815.
  • Physical description: Engraved chart.
  • Dimensions: 155 by 280mm. (6 by 11 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 11667


Rare Admiralty chart of Morant Bay, Jamaica.

The survey was carried out by John Leard of the Royal Navy.

John Walker, founding member of the Royal Geographic Society, was a leading mapmaker and engraver working in London in the first half of the nineteenth century. He is known to have produced numerous charts for James Horsburgh and the Admiralty.