Archive for September, 2012

Is this Bernard Ratzer’s original drawing for the ‘Ratzer Plan’ of New York?

September 5, 2012

This section is the centre piece of a larger plan dating from 1776 which may be viewed at:

heritagecharts.com

This section was added to at the time to become the centre piece of a battle plan for the skirmish up at Harlem heights.

If you would like to know more about this document please contact us at: info@heritagecharts.com

Dodging the rain drops

September 4, 2012

I don’t think I’ve ever been to Hull in the UK but now I’m up in Hull MA I’m reminded of why.. rain!

Section from A104

With huge apologies to messers Holland, Grant and Wheeler for adapting their beautiful (and priceless) 1775 survey of Boston Harbour.

To see the whole survey just click on the link below:

‘A Plan of the bay and harbour of Boston showing British and rebel positions’


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