The island of Saint Martin lies in the northeast Caribbean. It is divided between France and the Netherlands. The southern Dutch part comprises Sint Maarten and the northern French part comprises the Collectivity of St. Martin.

The main cities are Philipsburg on the Dutch side and Marigot on the French side. The Dutch side is more heavily populated. The largest settlement on the island is Lower Prince’s Quarter, on the Dutch side.

The island is located south of Anguilla, separated from the British territory by the Anguilla Channel. Saint Martin is northwest of Saint Barthélemy, separated from the French territory by the Saint-Barthélemy Channel. On the north-east of the chart can be seen the small island of Ile Tintamarre.

The frame for this piece is obeche and the mount is cream on a marine blue background.

Specification

  • Location: St Martin
  • Chart: Admiralty, UKHO, colour
  • Surround lighting: No
  • Frame: Obeche, 600*500mm