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TitleA chart of the south-east part of Newfoundland, containing the bays of Placentia, St. Mary, Trepassey and Conception
SubjectNautical charts--Newfoundland and Labrador--Early works to 1800
Avalon Peninsula (N.L.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Placentia Bay (N.L.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Conception Bay (N.L.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
DescriptionScale [ca. 1:405 000] (W 55°26'--W 55°18'/N 47°59'--N 46°55'). Rhumb lines. Depths shown by soundings. North arrow. Variation given for 1775. Bar scale in nautical leagues. Includes 6 coastal views.
CreatorRobert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherR. Sayer and I. Bennett
Date1771
Dimensions of Original51 x 69 cm
Location DepictedCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Avalon Peninsula
Canada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Placentia Bay
Canada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Conception Bay
Time Period18th Century
LanguageEng
NotesPlate No., upper right: III. Index title: South-east part of Newfoundland, as far as Chapeau Rouge.
Local Call NumberG 3437 A8 1771 C5 MAP
TypeStill Image
Resource TypeMap
FormatImage/jpeg
Record NoCNS-M0103
RelationHas variant copy: dated 1794 with different imprint, record number CNS-M0142.
SourcePrint map held in the Centre for Newfoundland Studies.
CollectionCentre for Newfoundland Studies - Digitized Maps
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries. Centre for Newfoundland Studies
High ResolutionRight click link to download jpeg (1.85 MB) http://collections.mun.ca/maps/G3437_A8_1771.jpg -- Right click link to download tif file (25.2 MB) http://collections.mun.ca/maps/G3437_A8_1771.tif
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