Chart of the west coast of North America either side of the forty-ninth parallel


Chart of the west coast of North America either side of the forty-ninth parallel: shows soundings in the Strait of Georgia and the Fraser River; canoe route up the Fraser River; camp of the United States boundary surveying party; proposed anchorage for HMS Satellite to survey the area south of 49N. Topographical notes. Notes on the survey. Scale: 1 inch to about 1.5 miles. Drawn by J. Roberts, draughtsman. Extracted from Capt J C Prevost's despatch no 4 of 12 August 1857 to Lord Clarendon. [Georgia, Strait, 1857]

In Collection:
Creator Contributor Subject Language Identifier
  • Penfold Number: 478
Keyword Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 sheet
Alternative title
  • West coast of North America
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 49.11636, -123.18594
  • 49 20'N-48 50'N/123 10'W-122 50'W
  • 47.50012, -120.50147
Chronological coverage
  • 1857
Additional physical characteristics
  • 1:95,040
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: MPK1-66 (1)
Date digitized
  • April 22, 2010
Technical note
  • 600 dpi jpg
  • Watermarks added to images by KM, JF, and CDW. Metadata by JTP May 3, 2010.

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