Burrard Inlet [Land Reserves] Public

A true copy of two maps dated January 9th, 1860 from the National Survey by Capt. Richards on the H.M.S. Plumper, showing the water and land surrounding Burrard Inlet with some markings (hachures) indicating the relief/height of a few areas of land. One map includes English Bay, Coal Peninsula, and False Creek and the other focuses on Port Moody. On both maps there are several areas on the land marked as "Proposed Government Reserves" and the number of acres. Includes scale bars showing Nautical Miles, Cables and Yards. There are also soundings recorded throughout the water.


In Collection:
Creator Subject Language Identifier
  • LSV Number: 10aT1LR
  • Historical Map Society of B.C. Map Number: 1539
Keyword Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 sheet ; 51 x 108 cm
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 49.28124, -122.82457
  • 49.26783, -123.12005
  • 49.29966, -123.20265
Physical repository Collection
  • Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia Maps
  • Surveyor General of BC, Legal Surveys Vault
Provider Genre Date digitized
  • July 27, 2010
Technical note
  • 150 dpi; Metadata by KD
  • 1860
  • This material is owned by the Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA). The Cartographic Record of this digital image is in the possession of the Surveyor General Division, LTSA. Any reproduction of this material must credit the Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia as the source for this record. To purchase high-resolution scanned files of these maps and plans, contact orderdesk@ltsa.ca. Request should cite the LTSA Surveyor General's Vault map number (eg. 16T1 Land Reserves).
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