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A ground plat of the City of Philadelphia marking the ascents and descents of streets, elevation for the regulated curbstones, and exhibiting the main tunnels &c. For particulars see the book corresponding herewith. March15th 1809. Reading Howell. , 1809

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Work Title:
A ground plat of the City of Philadelphia marking the ascents and descents of streets, elevation for the regulated curbstones, and exhibiting the main tunnels &c. For particulars see the book corresponding herewith. March15th 1809. Reading Howell. , 1809
Creator:
Howell, Reading
Date:
1809
Physical Format:
47 x 79 in.
Image Note
The colors in this image may have been adjusted to enhance legibility, and may not accurately reflect the original item.
Map Features
Centre Square with circular pathways, Water Works at Schuylkill River and Chestnut Street, sewer profiles on Pine St. and Mulberry St.; drainage areas outlined, streams (not named on plan) including Minnow Run, Dock Creek, parts of Pegg's Run; original and proposed curb elevation, clay pits, benchmark buildings
Media
Mounted
Scale
1 inch = 150 feet
Source:
Image File(s):
006-01_HP