1794 Map


1794 Map

Figure 10: This portion of A.P. Folie’s 1794 map of Philadelphia shows the geographic dimensions of the “Embattled Enclave” of Southwark. The southern broundary, to the left, is Prime St. is incorrectly identified as Prune St. The northern boundary to the right is Almond St. The north-south streets are not labeled. The street immediately parallel to the Delaware River is Swanson St., the streets behind it are the numbered streets, Front, Second, Third, etc. The darken area is urban and developed; the lighter area is rural. The map is part of the HSP collection, and reproduced and used here by permission of HSP.

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