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THE LAMB MAPS were drawn as of December 25 in each year from 1630 to 1645. Each was labeled “plan of Boston showing existing ways and owners.” All maps are courtesy of the Norman B. Leventhal Map Center at the Boston Public Library.
THE APPLETON MAP is “A rough and inaccurate sketch of the streets of Boston as they are supposed to have been first laid out & the owners of the soil, from 1630 to 1650 or thereabouts.”
1711 Boston wharves from Long Wharf drawn by John Bonner in 1714.
1722 Plan of Boston in 1722 by Abel Bowen.
1722 “The town of Boston in New England” by John Bonner is the most famous colonial map.
1739 “A New Plan of ye Great Town of Boston in New England in America with the many Additional [sic] Buildings & New Streets to the Year, 1739” was published by William Price.
1743 “A New Plan of ye Great Town of Boston in New England in America, with the many Additional [sic] Buildings & New Streets to the Year 1743“, also published by William Price.
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