Please note there is a 1-2 week turnaround time for all CHS Charts as they are ordered through the CHS Gov. We appreciate your patience!

 

WoodChart of Portland, Maine

WoodChart

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Laser-cut wooden relief map of Portland, Maine, featuring Portland, Casco Bay, and the Gulf of Maine. Map is framed and ready to hang, a unique and beautiful gift of artwork for sailors and land-lovers alike.


Locale

Portland is Maine's largest city, with the greater metropolitan area being home to over half a million people. The city has a rich history, with the first European settlement dating back to 1623. It was named for the English Isle of Portland, and the city of Portland, Oregon was later named after Portland, Maine. Today, it is known for its various art and history museums and the famous Old Port district, along with the Portland Head Light are major tourist attractions.

Points of Interest:

TheWoodChart Features: Brunswick, Cliff Island, Falmouth, House Island, Little Diamond Island, Jewell Island, Peaks Island, Scarborough, Westbrook, and Windham.


About

Wood Charts are based on soundings and measurements from bathymetric and nautical charts. Each depth layer is laser-cut from sheets of Baltic birch and glued together "bread and butter" style to create the contours and shorelines of striking waterways. Select layers are hand-stained a rich blue-green color to discern water from land, and major byways are etched into the land. The whole work is framed in a custom, solid wood frame and protected with a sheet of durable, ultra-transparent acrylic.

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Special Order

This product is not stocked at Captain's store, but may be special-ordered from the manufacturer or distributor.

Please allow up to two weeks for your special-ordered item to arrive. Captain's will contact you if your item is expected to take longer, or if your item is out of stock at the supplier.

Returns of Special-Order Items:

Since this is a specialty item, there are no returns or exchanges for this product.