Montevideo by unknown



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Scale: [ca. 1:37 500]

In 1806 Grenville became an enthusiastic supporter of plans to attack Spanish interests in South America. This manuscript, drawn by a Frenchman, was probably part of the intelligence gathering before the attack on Montevideo. The British captured the city easily but were driven out by a popular uprising.

The plan shows the city's defences and lines of fire, and the anchorage.

The paper is watermarked: 'T Edmonds 1805'.

Original size: 250 mm x 410 mm

  • Image reference: K1109

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