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TitleA chart of the west coast of Newfoundland
SubjectIslands, Bay of (N.L.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Nautical charts--Newfoundland and Labrador--Islands, Bay of--Early works to 1800
DescriptionScale [ca. 1:196 200] (W 58°25'--W 57°40'/N 49°57'--N 48°57'). This map is only the left half of a larger map, as indicated by cut-off text. Oriented with north toward the lower left, with north arrow, rhumb lines and variation. Decorative title cartouche. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Shows rocks beneath the water. Bar scale in English and French leagues. "Larkin Sculpt." (beneath title cartouche). Includes 3 coastal views: Bay of Ingornachoix and Bonne Bay -- A view of the land between Bonne Bay and the Bay of Islands -- A view of the land between Cape St. Gregory, and the isthmus of [...].
CreatorCook, James, 1728-1779
Place of Publication[London]
PublisherRobert Sayer & J. Bennett
Dimensions of Original48.7 x 56.3 cm
Location DepictedCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Islands, Bay of
Time Period18th Century
NotesCNS map no. 257.
Local Call NumberG 3436 P5 1770 C6 c.2 MAP
TypeStill Image
Resource TypeMap
Record NoCNS-M0159
CitationReference: The British Museum catalogue of printed maps ..., v. 4, column 510.
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 name234.jpg
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