Nanaimo District Public

The Nanaimo, Cranberry, Cedar, and Mountain Districts on Vancouver Island. Has a numbered grid with different colours and a legend with explanation of colours that mean sold, pre-empted, or government reserve. Relief and other markings show the land cover and there is a small inset map that is an index to all the districts on Vancouver Island. Some of the features included are as follows: Trout Lakes, Fish Hook Lake, Trois Bras Lake, Skookwatch or the Rapids, Northumberland Channel, Chase River, Nanaimo Harbour, Colviletown, Douglas Island, Newcastle Island, Departure Bay, Wakesiah or Taitooktan Mountain, and Millstone River. Under the Cedar District title it says "Lithographed at the Topographical Depot of the War Office under the direction of Major A.C. Cook, R.E. Col. H. James, R.E., F.R.S., M.R.I.A. & C Director".


In Collection:
Language Identifier
  • Historical Map Society of B.C. Map Number: 1762
  • LSV Number: 5T1LR
  • 107088
Keyword Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 sheet ; 65 x 80 cm
Alternative title
  • Map of Pre-emptions, sales & reserves. Nan, Ced, Mtn, Cran
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 49.16638, -123.94003
Additional physical characteristics
  • Scale: 2 Inches = 1 Mile
Physical repository Collection
  • Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia Maps
  • Surveyor General of BC, Legal Surveys Vault
Provider Genre Date digitized
  • September 30, 2011
Technical note
  • 400 dpi; Metadata by KD
  • 1862
  • 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 Request should cite the LTSA Surveyor General's Vault map number (eg. 16T1 Land Reserves).
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