Cape May County - Beers’ Atlas - 1872
High-resolution digital images printed with archival inks on German etching paper.
14″x16″ – unframed prints
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This remarkable map prominently identifies (in the scale of two miles to an inch):
- Sea Island or Seven Mile Beach (Avalon, Stone Harbor), Ludlams’ Beach (Sea Isle City), Peck’s Beach (Ocean City), as well as Five Mile Beach, 2 Mile Beach, Cape May and Cape May Point
- Also shown is the Hereford Inlet, Townsend’s Inlet, Corsons Inlet, the former Turtle Cut Inlet, Cold Spring Inlet and the Cape May Light House
- Prominent bay areas include Ludlam’s Bay, Leaming Sound, Nummy Island and Grassy Sound
- Inland areas include Rio Grande, Cape May Court House and Seaville, Lower Township, Middle and Upper Townships; the Cape May Railroad, creeks and early roads are well-identified