[An unfinished tracing of Joshua Fisher's copy on parchment of Oliver's paper plat of land in Dorchester, made in 1661]
- [An unfinished tracing of Joshua Fisher's copy on parchment of Oliver's paper plat of land in Dorchester, made in 1661]
- Oliver, John, of Dorchester
- Fisher, Joshua, of Dorchester
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
- Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Dorchester (Boston, Mass.)--Maps, Manuscript
- 1 map ; on sheet 75 x 63 cm.
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Title from printed catalog card.
Oriented with north toward the lower left.
Tracing of earlier map, probably executed in late 19th century.
"This plat was drawne out [from] a paper plat formerly made by Mr. John Oliver for the town of Dorchester and nowe by ther order it is drawne into parchment April 1661 by me Joshua Fisher."
"Mem[o] Apr 27th 1738, the course between Clapboard Hill & ye swamp westward of Muddy Pond was found to be about SW:64 variation accepted."
Scale ca. 1:9,504.
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