Texas State Archives Map Collection

Reconnoissance of Sabine Pass
Date: 1853
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey, under of Command of Lieutenant J. Wilkinson, 1853. Engraved by W. Smith and J.J. Knight.
Cartographer: Hooe, B.
Scale: 1 1/3 inch = 3/4 nau mile
Size: 28 cm x 22 cm
Type of Map: nautical chart
Format: black & white, engraved, lithographed, printed
Language: English
AC Number: 02746
Photo Media: -- None Listed --
File Size: 5.27 MB

Reconnoissance of Sabine Pass Image:

Shows mud flats, a proposed site for a lighthouse, and surrounding terrain. Soundings are given in feet, showing the depth at mean low-water. 8/24/84

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