Washington Sound and Approaches, Washington Territory


1 item (enclosure to HM High Commissioner's Secret despatch of 15 March 1871) extracted from FO 5/1300 (folio 205). 'U.S. Coast Survey A.D. Bache Superintendent. Washington Sound and Approaches, Washington Territory'. Also shows area in British Columbia along the Strait of Juan de Fuca and the Gulf of Georgia. Table of abbreviations; table of lighthouses; tide table; note on sources. Compass roses. Topography and hydrography executed between 1841 and 1850. Triangulated between 1853 and 1859. Electrotype copy no 1 by G Mathiot, US Coast Survey. Verified by J E Hilyard, USCS.

In Collection:
Creator Contributor Subject Publisher Language Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 sheet
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 49.48262, -124.06723
  • 48.29674, -124.01225
  • 53.99983, -125.0032
  • 48.54876, -123.21918
  • 48.58316, -122.96796
  • 48.93502, -123.58864
  • 47.50012, -120.50147
  • 49 10'N-48N/123 50'W-122 20'W
Chronological coverage
  • 1866 to 1871
Additional physical characteristics
  • 1:200,000
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 Date digitized
  • April 22, 2010
Technical note
  • Watermarks added to images by KM, JF, and CDW. Metadata by JTP May 3, 2010.
  • 600 dpi jpg
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