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TitleCartes des côtes meridionales de l'Isle de Terre Neuve : comprenant les isles Royale et de Sable avec la partie du Grand Banc, se fait la pêche de la morue
SubjectNewfoundland and Labrador--Maps--Early works to 1800
Cape Breton Island (N.S.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Banks (Oceanography)--North Atlantic Ocean--Maps--Early works to 1800
DescriptionScale 1:3 350 000 (W 62°--W 50°/N 49°--N 43°). Prime meridians Paris and Ferro. Compass rose. Depths shown by soundings. Notes. Bar scale in French and English marine leagues. Buache offers a comparison with the English 1733 map of Mr. Popple, the outlines of which are featured in faint red over which is overlayed Buache's own map (title note and bottom note)
CreatorBuache, Philippe, 1700-1773
Place of PublicationParis
PublisherP. Buache
Date1741
Dimensions of Original22.0 x 33.4 cm
ContributorsDesbruslins, F.
Location DepictedCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador
Canada--Nova Scotia--Cape Breton Island
Time Period18th Century
LanguageFre
NotesCNS map no. 45.
Local Call NumberG 3435 1736 B8 MAP
TypeStill Image
Resource TypeMap
FormatImage/jpeg
Record NoCNS-M0027
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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