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Catalog Number 2003.33.1
Object Name Map
Scope & Content Plans shows planned grading of hill along with proposed fill.

The note on map reads: "Taken from the Plan made by F. W. Landers with a modification of the Grading reducing the expense more than one half as proposed by J. W. Proctor."

"To be graded so as not to rise over 4 feet in 100 feet; and to be completed to the acceptance of the Co. Comprs (sp.?) at an expense not exceeding $1200 on condition that I can have the care of completing the same. Satisfactory security to be given for the completion of the contract. June 24, 1850. J. W. Proctor."

Horizontal scale 100 feet to an inch.
Perpendicular Scale 10 feet to an inch.

This is a duplicate of the orginal. It is unknown what happened to the original. Original drawning was done on June 21, 1850. The map was traced from the original by George A. Barnaby in March of 1928.


Plan No. 49
Access Conditions Restricted to use in Sutton Room or Research Room.
Physical characteristics Starched Linen.
Creator George A. Barnaby
Title Profile of the Hill between Salem Iron Factory and Wilson's Corner.
Level of description Item
Copyrights All copyrights belong to the Peabody Institute Library, Peabody, MA
Collection Local History Resource Center
Pub Date 1850
Size 28 x 18"
Subjects Peabody (Mass.)--History--Map(s)
Parent ObjectID 2015.36.2