Item 88.68 - Bay of Fundy

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Bay of Fundy

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  • Cartographic material

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Digby Gut to the Head of Navigation

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  • 1863 - 1936 (Creation)

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1 map mounted on cardboard backing.
70 cm x 102 cm.
original reproduction.

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Bay of Fundy, Digby Gut to the Head of Navigation including bearings, heights, soundings, with insets of 8 lighthouses (illustrations), tidal information, charts, British Units, Avon River inset, CNR, Dominion Atlantic Railway, Chignecto Marine Transport railway, and towns along coastline.
Surveyed by Captain P. F. Shortland, R.N., 1860, Engraved 1863 with corrections from the Canadian Government Chart of 1931 (small corrections 1933 - 1936).

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paper mounted on cardboard backing

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Unable to scan. No digital image available. This map can be seen at CHS.

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