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Antique map of the Atlantic Coast North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland Chesapeake Bay with dots showing the lighthouses and circular arcs showing the distance at which the light can be seen. Colors of light tan and cream and the water is a very slight blue-grey.

1886 - Lighthouses of Maryland, Virginia, and North Carolina - Antique Map

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Item number: NAU240A
Genuine Antique Printed Color Map


Maker: U.S. Light-House Service.

Fifth Lighthouse District. Antique printed color chart of lighthouses along the coasts of Maryland, Virginia, and North Carolina, also showing Chesapeake Bay, Albemarle Sound, the Outer Banks, and Pamlico Sound. Published in the Annual Report of the Light-House Board of the United States to the Secretary of the Treasury, corrected to 1886, showing all light houses, light ships, and the arcs of illumination for major lights, as well as a key to the kind and color of light, such as Fixed Red, Flashing White, etc. Inset maps of the Baltimore Entrance and the northern part of Chesapeake Bay. With fold, as issued. Very good overall antique condition with mild toning throughout that is slightly darker at the fold, and slight separation at fold line. Measures approximately 10.25" x 8" (H x W) to the neatline. 

Item Number: NAU240A