Cape Caution to Port Simpson including Hecate Strait and part of Queen Charlotte Islands


British Columbia (subsequently part of Canada). 'Cape Caution to Port Simpson including Hecate Strait and part of Queen Charlotte Islands surveyed by Staff Commander Daniel Pender R.N.... and assistants 1867-70': the northern sheet only of a chart on multiple sheets, covering areas as far south as Princess Royal Island. Scale: 3 inches to about 14 miles. Compass roses. [British Columbia, 1867-1870; 1879] Contributor: Lovell, J. B. (Col.)

In Collection:
Creator Contributor Subject Publisher Language Identifier
  • Penfold Number: 422
Keyword Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 sheet
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 53.74947, -132.00343
  • 47.50012, -120.50147
  • 54 40'N--53 00'N / 131 55'W--127 30'W
  • 53.4995, -131.17003
Chronological coverage
  • 1867 to 1870
Additional physical characteristics
  • 1:295,680
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 (26)
Date digitized
  • April 12, 2010
  • Chart showing the position of Port Simpson and the Islands at the entrance. To accompany my report of this day's date, J.B. Lovell, Colonel C. R. Engineer, Halifax, N.S. 20th December 1879
Technical note
  • Watermarks added to images by KM, JF, and CDW. Metadata by CDW, April 29, 2010
  • 600 dpi jpg
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