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Map A draught of the harbour of Halifax, Sambro Islands, shoals, ledges of rocks, and soundings, also the rivers Shubenauda & Cobequid Bay.

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Title

  • A draught of the harbour of Halifax, Sambro Islands, shoals, ledges of rocks, and soundings, also the rivers Shubenauda & Cobequid Bay.

Names

  • Morris, Charles (Surveyor)

Created / Published

  • [1761]

Headings

  • -  Harbors--Nova Scotia--Halifax--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • -  Shubenacadie River (N.S.)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • -  Cobequid Bay, N.S.--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • -  Canada--Nova Scotia--Halifax
  • -  Canada--Nova Scotia--Shubenacadie River

Notes

  • -  Scale 1:100,000.
  • -  Manuscript, pen-and-ink and pencil.
  • -  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
  • -  Oriented with north toward the upper left.
  • -  Indexed for points of interest.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Vault
  • -  AACR2: 100; 650/1; 651/2

Medium

  • map 121 x 33 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3424.H2P55 1761 .M6

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 74691494

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Morris, Charles. A draught of the harbour of Halifax, Sambro Islands, shoals, ledges of rocks, and soundings, also the rivers Shubenauda & Cobequid Bay. [1761] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/74691494/.

APA citation style:

Morris, C. (1761) A draught of the harbour of Halifax, Sambro Islands, shoals, ledges of rocks, and soundings, also the rivers Shubenauda & Cobequid Bay. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/74691494/.

MLA citation style:

Morris, Charles. A draught of the harbour of Halifax, Sambro Islands, shoals, ledges of rocks, and soundings, also the rivers Shubenauda & Cobequid Bay. [1761] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/74691494/>.