Tobago - Courland Bay
By LANGLEY, James and ELLIOT, William , 1820

A Survey of Great Courland Bay in the Island of Tobago By Captain Wm. Elliott C.B. and Mr Ja. Langley Master R.N. 1817.

America South America
  • Author: LANGLEY, James and ELLIOT, William
  • Publication place: London
  • Publisher: Capt Hurd RN Hydrographer to the Admiralty
  • Publication date: 27th Sept 1820.
  • Physical description: Engraved chart.
  • Dimensions: 300 by 200mm. (11.75 by 7.75 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 11636


Rare Admiralty chart of Courland Bay, Tobago.

The survey was carried out by James Langley master R.N. aboard H.M.S. Scamander, captained by William Elliot.

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.