Maps Map showing the Port Royal Railroad and its connections.

Format Maps
Contributors G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
Port Royal Railroad
Dates 1870
Location South Carolina
Southern States
United States
Language English
Subjects Maps
Port Royal Railroad
South Carolina
Southern States
United States
Map showing the Port Royal Railroad and its connections.
Map of the southeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network. In 1871 the line was in progress of completion. One of Colton's typical maps published for an individual railroad company to promote industry and settlement in rich mining or agricultural areas. (Entry 533)
Contributor Names
G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Port Royal Railroad.
Created / Published
New York, 1870.
Subject Headings
-  Port Royal Railroad
-  Railroads--Southern States--Maps
-  Railroads--South Carolina--Maps
-  United States--Southern States
-  United States--South Carolina
-  Scale 1:1,267,200.
-  LC Railroad maps, 537
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  2 copies
map 70 x 105 cm.
Call Number
G3861.P3 1870 .G15
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
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