Egyptian and Syrian Campaign, 1798-1801

Plan of the Isthmus of Alexandria from Aboukir to Marabout
Plan of the Isthmus of Alexandria from Aboukir to Marabout
Manuscript map. Visual scale of 3 inches to 1 mile. True north and magnetic north arrows pointing down to the lower-left corner of the map. "Compiled at Alexandria under the direction of Major Bryce, Commanding Engineer. N.B. The Western Harbour having been found incorrectly laid down in the French Plan is here corrected." The names of officers responsible for map data complitation are given under the heading, "List of Authorities." Although no ownership label is present, this map is believed to have belonged to the Honourable Robert Clifford. Acquired by McMaster University in 1969 as part of the Lord Cholmondeley collection.
Plan of the environs of Alexandria
Plan of the environs of Alexandria
Manuscript map. True north arrow and magnetic north arrow pointing to the bottom of the map. A list of the names of officers responsible for data collection for the map is given. "Compiled & corrected from the Astronomical Observations of The French Institute by order of Major Bryce, Commanding Engineer." Although no ownership label is present, this map is believed to have belonged to the Honourable Robert Clifford. Acquired by McMaster University in 1969 as part of the Lord Cholmondeley collection.
Plan of the landing at Aboukir on the 8th of March 1801
Plan of the landing at Aboukir on the 8th of March 1801
Manuscript map. True north arrow is pointing diagonally down to the lower-right corner of the map. Inset diagram: "Line as formed about 1 1/2 Miles from the Shore." Although no ownership label is present, this map is believed to have belonged to the Honourable Robert Clifford. Acquired by McMaster University in 1969 as part of the Cholmondely collection.
Plan of the operations of the British & Ottoman Forces in Egypt
Plan of the operations of the British & Ottoman Forces in Egypt
North arrow pointing to the upper right corner of the map with magnetic variation listed. "Engraved by S.J. Nede 352 Strand." Described in The British Museum Catalogue of Printed Maps, Charts and Plans vol. 5, p.341. Although no ownership label is present, this map is believed to have belonged to the Honourable Robert Clifford. Acquired by McMaster University in 1969 as part of the Lord Cholmondeley collection.