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NOAA Photo Library Image - cgs05314

General Chart of the Coast from Gay Head to Cape Henlopen. 6 views include Montauk Point and Block Island, Light, Ruland's Hill, Navesink Lights & Sandy Hook Light, Barnegat Light, Cape May Light, Cape Henlopen Light & the Breakwater . 6 bottom profiles are shown including what may be the first published profiles of the "shelf break." Also includes unfinished ice survey of Atlantic Coast.

Image ID: cgs05314, NOAA's Historic Coast & Geodetic Survey (C&GS) Collection
Location: New York Bight
Photo Date: 1852
Credit: NARA C&GS Colllection

Category: Coast and Geodetic Survey/Archive Climate Studies/Ice Studies/Seafloor Mapping/

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