Nanaimo Road


A hand-drawn map of a road to Nanaimo on Vancouver Island starting from around Mount Skirt (approximately 13 km from Victoria) and passing by Finlayson Inlet, Mill Creek Bay, Cowichan Bay and River, Chemanis River, Oyster Harbour, the Nanaimo River, and finally the Nanaimo Harbour. There are relief markings, several trails, copper mines, lakes and rivers on the map as well.

In Collection:
Creator Subject Language Identifier
  • LSV Number: 9T1RT
  • 106714
  • Historical Map Society of B.C. Map Number:1704
Keyword Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 sheet ; 50 x 85 cm
Alternative title
  • Nanaimo Road (to Victoria + other roads to Sooke etc)
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 48.89963, -123.68597
  • 48.92013, -123.71781
  • 49.1304, -123.89385
  • 49.16638, -123.94003
  • 48.75585, -123.63816
Physical repository Collection
  • Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia: Early British Columbia Maps
  • Surveyor General of BC, Legal Surveys Vault
Provider Genre Date digitized
  • September 30, 2011
Technical note
  • Cataloguing metadata: Provided by the LTSA and adapted by the University of Victoria Libraries to their requirements.
  • For permission to publish or otherwise reproduce, or to purchase a high-resolution digital file, please contact the LTSA at Reproductions must credit the LTSA as the source and cite the Surveyor General Vault map number or other unique identifier listed on this catalogue record.

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