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TitleA Chart of part of the Coast of Labradore, from the Straights of Belle Isle, to Cape Bluff
SubjectLabrador (N.L.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Atlantic Coast (N.L.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
DescriptionScale [ca 1:220 000] (W 56°00'--W 55°30'/N 53°00'--N 51°52'). Compass rose with rhumb lines. Depths shown by soundings. Bar scale in English and French leagues. Includes legend of rocks, banks and sands. "Surveyed by Joseph Gilbert in 1767" (title). Includes insets: Petty Harbour -- The three harbours of Sophia, Charlotte and Mecklenburg.
CreatorGilbert, Joseph, fl. 1767-1799
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherLaurie & Whittle
Date[ca. 1794]
Dimensions of Original55 x 46 cm
ContributorsJefferys, Thomas, d. 1771
Location DepictedCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Labrador
Time Period18th Century
NotesUpper right corner: "XVIII."
Local Call NumberG 3442 C6 P5 1767 G5 MAP
TypeStill Image
Resource TypeMap
Record NoCNS-M0139
RelationDetached from: The first part of the North American pilot, for Newfoundland, Labrador, and the Gulf and River of St. Lawrence. London : Laurie and Whittle, 1809. Index indicates it is map no. 21.
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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CONTENTdm file name174.jpg
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