Texas State Archives Map Collection

Matagorda Bay and Approaches
Date: 1929
Publisher: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, chart 1284, Washington, D.C., May 1922, reissued October 1929.
Cartographer: -- None Listed --
Scale: 7/8 inch = 1 nau. mile
Size: 81 cm x 107 cm
Type of Map: nautical chart
Format: color, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 01616
Photo Media: -- None Listed --
File Size: 81.81 MB

Matagorda Bay and Approaches Image:

Chart of Matagorda, Espiritu Santo, and Lavaca Bays, and other bays which feed into Matagorda Bay. Shows rivers, lakes, islands, reefs, shoals, buoys, cities, railroads, light beacons, and Coast Guard stations. Soundings are given in feet at mean low water. Long. 95 deg. 50' - 96 deg. 40' 3/9/84

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