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A Map of Cabotia: Comprehending the Provinces of Upper and Lower Canada, New-Brunswick, and Nova-Scotia, With Breton Island, Newfoundland, &C., and Including Also the Adjacent Parts of the United States

compiled from a great variety of original documents, by John Purdy
Format
Map; Online
Description
1 map on 4 sheets : hand-col. ; 82 x 155 cm.
Related Title
Province of Nova-Scotia, with parts of New-Brunswick, &c.
Harbour of St. John, New Brunswick.
Harbour of Halifax.
Environs of St. John's, Newfoundland.
General sketch of the Grand Lakes &c.
Environs of Quebec.
Banks of the River St. Lawrence from the isle of Orleans to lake St. Francis.
Frontier of Niagara, &c.
Cartographic Info
Scale [ca. 1:1,470,000]
Published
London : Published 12th October, 1814, by Jas. Whittle And Richd. Holmes Laurie, No. 53, Fleet Street, London. 1814.
Language
English
Notes
  • Engraved by Thomson & Hall, 14, Bury Str. Bloomsby.
  • Relief shown by hachures; soundings in fathoms.
  • Numerous notes on map, including reference to the early explorations of John Cabot.
  • Ancillary and inset maps: General sketch of the Grand Lakes &c. -- Environs of Quebec. The banks of the River St. Lawrence from the Isle of Orleans to Lake St. Francis -- Frontier of Niagara, &c. -- Continuation of Hudsons River to new York -- The province of Nova-Scotia, with parts of New-Brunswick, &c. Scale [ca. 1:900,000] -- Harbour of St. John, New Brunswick -- Harbour of Halifax -- Island of Newfoundland -- Environs of St. John's, Newfoundland.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS. Sectioned and mounted on linen. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection.
Cited in
Winearls, J. Mapping Upper Canada, 1780-1867, 48
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Area Table 7 1814 Purdy