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TitleA general chart of the island of Newfoundland with the rocks & soundings
SubjectNewfoundland and Labrador--Maps--Early works to 1800
Nautical charts--Newfoundland and Labrador--Early works to 1800
DescriptionScale [ca. 1:1 280 000] (W 60°00'--W 52°00'/N 52°40'--N 46°30'). Hand coloured. Prime meridian London. North arrow with rhumb lines. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Bar scale in marine leagues. Shows underwater rocks.
CreatorCook, James, 1728-1779
Lane, Michael, fl. 1768-1784
Place of PublicationLondon, England
PublisherPublish'd according to Act of Parliament by Thomas Jefferys Geographer to the King
Dimensions of Original52.7 x 54.5 cm
ContributorsJefferys, Thomas, d. 1771
Location DepictedCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador
Time Period18th Century
NotesCNS map no. 3.
Local Call NumberG 3436 P5 1775 C6 c.1 MAP
TypeStill Image
Resource TypeMap
Record NoCNS-M0119
RelationVariant copy: black and white, dated 1794 with different imprint, record number CNS-M0201. -- From: The North-American pilot for Newfoundland, Labradore, the Gulf and River St. Lawrence... v. 1. London : R. Sayer & J. Bennett, 1777.
CitationReferences: Phillips 1209; Clements Library catalogue v. 1, p. 241.
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 (38.6 MB) -- Right click link to download tif (103 MB)
CONTENTdm file name143.jpg
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