Plan Showing the Common belonging to the Town of Halifax, Nova Scotia

Original Digital object not accessible

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Plan Showing the Common belonging to the Town of Halifax, Nova Scotia

General material designation

  • Cartographic material

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

  • Statements of responsibility: Royal Engineers Office

Level of description


Reference code

CR 10-068

Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area


  • 1830 (Creation)

Physical description area

Physical description

1 map

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Custodial history

Scope and content

Item consists of a copy of a map showing Fort George (Citadel) and the different uses of the Halifax Commons such as areas leased, used as pasture, and used for washing and drying clothes.

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

Transferred from Halifax Regional Municipality. Regional Planning Office, Heritage Property Program in 2014.


Language of material

Script of material

Location of originals

Library and Archives Canada has colour version

Availability of other formats

Low-resolution image attached. Colour copy available online at Library and Archives Canada

Restrictions on access

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Finding aids

Associated materials

Related materials


Alpha-numeric designations

LAC no.C.O. 217, Vol 151, Fol. 109

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Control area


Digital object (External URI) rights area

Digital object (Reference) rights area

Digital object (Thumbnail) rights area

Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres