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TitleA chart of ye iland of New Found Land with ye particular harbors at larg
Variant TitleA chart of the island of Newfoundland with the particular harbours at large
SubjectNautical charts--Newfoundland and Labrador--Early works to 1800
Newfoundland and Labrador--Maps--Early works to 1800
DescriptionScale [ca. 1:1 550 000] (W 59°40'--W 52°45'/N 52°02'--N 46°30'). Compass rose with rhumb lines. Decorative title cartouche. Depths shown by soundings. Bar scale in English leagues. Insets: Catalina Harbor -- Trinity Harbor -- Port Bonavista -- St. John's Harbor -- Bay of Bulls -- Harbor Grace.
CreatorThornton, John, 1641-1708
Place of PublicationLondon, England
Dimensions of Original43 x 52 cm
Location DepictedCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador
Canada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Avalon Peninsula
Time Period1698-1706
NotesCNS map no. 269. Dates from introduction by Coolie Verner in facsimile of the 1689 ed. of "The English Pilot. The Fourth Book", table 2, map 19.
Local Call NumberG 3436 P5 1698 T48 MAP
TypeStill Image
Resource TypeMap
Record NoCNS-M0007
RelationFrom: This map appeared in the 1698 and 1706 eds. of The English Pilot : the fourth book, and in [1700] and [1704] editions of the Atlas maritimus.
CitationReferences: Phillips 1155, 3455 ; British Museum Cat. of Printed Maps, v. 14, column 226 ; The English pilot : The fourth book (1967 facsim.), table 2, map 19 ; NMC 8641.
SourcePrint map held in the Centre for Newfoundland Studies.
CollectionCentre for Newfoundland Studies - Digitized Maps
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries. Centre for Newfoundland Studies
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