[LACAM (Benjamin)]

Thoughts on a Late Proposal for Piloting Ships at all Seasons through Channel Creek, Instead of the Old Passage by the Braces, into Hoogly River.

Published: Printed for the Author,

Date: 1782

First Edition, [ii],3-14pp., disbound, preserved in a folding sleeve.

ESTC locates just three copies (C; MRu; Luk) all in the UK.

Benjamin Lacam’s proposal to establish a new shipping channel and harbour East of Saugor Sound, which avoided the dangers of the old approach to Calcutta via the Hoogly River.


Offered by Forest Books