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TitleA new and exact map of the dominions of the King of Great Britain on ye continent of North America : containing Newfoundland, New Scotland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and Carolina : according to the newest and most exact observations
SubjectCanada, Eastern--Maps--Early works to 1800
Banks (Oceanography)--North Atlantic Ocean--Maps--Early works to 1800
Atlantic States--Maps--Early works to 1800
Charleston (S.C.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Great Britain--Colonies--America--Maps--Early works to 1800
DescriptionScale [ca. 1:3 160 000] (W 84°00'--W 52°30'/N 54°00'--N 30°00'). Hand coloured. Prime meridian London. Decorative cartouche with dedication. Relief shown pictorially. Two bar scales: one in British miles, one in English and French leagues. Includes an illustration of the beavers of Niagara falls, with descriptive text. Insets: [South part of Carolina and the east part of Florida] -- A map of the improved part of Carolina with the settlements &c. / by Her. Moll, geographer -- A draught of [the] town and harbour of Charles-Town -- A map of the principal part of North America.
CreatorMoll, Herman, d. 1732
Place of Publication[London]
PublisherPrinted and sold by Tho. Bowles... John Bowles... and by I. King...
Date[1715 [i.e. 1731] ]
Dimensions of Original79 x 60 cm
ContributorsBowles, Thomas, d. 1767
Bowles, John, 1701-1779
King, I., fl. 1731
Location DepictedCanada, Eastern
United States--Atlantic States
United States--South Carolina--Charleston
Time Period18th Century
LanguageEng
NotesDate of publication from Henry Stevens and Roland Tree, Comparative cartography (MCC, no. 39, item 55C).
Local Call NumberG 3300 1731 M6 MAP
TypeStill Image
Resource TypeMap
FormatImage/jpeg
Record NoCNS-M0013
CitationReferences: MCC no. 39, item 55C; NMC catalogue v.10, p.472; Cumming, William P. The southeast in early maps, no.158; Phillips 3469 (v.3).
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 (20.6 MB) http://collections.mun.ca/maps/G_3300_1731_M6_MAP.jpg -- Right click link to download tif file (286.5 MB) http://collections.mun.ca/maps/G_3300_1731_M6_MAP.tif
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