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TitleA chart of the Banks of Newfoundland
SubjectGrand Banks of Newfoundland--Maps
Nautical charts--Newfoundland and Labrador
DescriptionScale [ca. 1:1 900 800] (W 60°45'--W 44°30'/N 50°00'--N 41°00'). Hand coloured. North arrow with rhumb lines and variation. Depths shown by soundings. Bar scale in nautical leagues. Includes notes. "Drawn from a great number of hydrographical surveys, chiefly from those of Chabert, Cook and Fleurieu, and recent observations by Frans. Owen " (title). Indicates routes taken by Chabert and Fleurieu. Includes "Table of astronomical observations on which chart is based."
CreatorRobert Laurie and James Whittle (Firm)
Place of PublicationLondon, UK
PublisherLaurie & Whittle
Date1803
Dimensions of Original49 x 67 cm
ContributorsChabert, Joseph Bernard, marquis de, 1724-1805
Cook, James, 1728-1779
Fleurieu, C. P. Claret (Charles Pierre Claret), comte de, 1738-1810
Owen, Francis
Tuppen, I.
Location DepictedGrand Banks of Newfoundland
Canada--Newfoundland and Labrador
Time Period19th Century
LanguageEng
Local Call NumberG 9112 G65 P5 1803 R72 MAP
TypeStill Image
Resource TypeMap
FormatImage/jpeg
Record NoCNS-M0196
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. 2.
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 (37.7 MB) http://collections.mun.ca/maps/AChartoftheBanksofNewfoundland.jpg -- Right click link to download jpeg (163.7 MB) http://collections.mun.ca/maps/AChartoftheBanksofNewfoundland.tif
CONTENTdm file name319.jp2
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