Esquimalt Harbour


Vancouver Island (subsequently part of British Columbia, now in Canada). Chart: 'Esquimalt Harbour surveyed by Capt. G. H. Richards & the Officers of H.M.S. Plumper 1858, the Interior from a Survey by J. D. Pemberton, Esqre., Surveyor General ...'. Scale: 1 inch to about 205 yards. Compass roses. Published at the Admiralty, 13 December 1861; corrected to 1876. Coloured MS additions show distances and a proposed dock. [Esquimalt, 1861; 1876; 1879]

In Collection:
Creator Contributor Subject Publisher Language Identifier
  • Penfold Number: 457
Keyword Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 sheet
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 48.43753, -123.44191
  • 48.43569, -123.41174
  • 53.99983, -125.0032
Chronological coverage
  • 1858 to 1879
Additional physical characteristics
  • 1:7296
Physical repository Collection
  • Early BC Maps Collection
  • National Archives of the UK
Provider Sponsor
  • Funded by a Canadian Council of Archives, Archival Community Digitization Program.
Genre Archival item identifier
  • National Archives Number: WO78-2311 (21)
Date digitized
  • April 12, 2010
  • To accompany my report of this day's date, J.B. Lovell, Colonel C. R. Engineer, Halifax, N.S. 20th December 1879
Technical note
  • 600 dpi jpg
  • Watermarks added to images by KM, JF, and CDW. Metadata by CDW, April 30, 2010
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