A Plan of the Town of Victoria Shewing Proposed Improvements


The city of Victoria with James Bay, Victoria Harbour, and Rock Bay. There are trails and roads along with numbered plots of land with some red buildings including the Governor's House, the hospital, and Fort Victoria. Some named features include wells, Church Hill, a small claim, the boundary of James Douglas Esq., Indian Graves, gardens, Hudson Bay Company slip, the boundary of R. Finlayson Esq., trails, and the cemetery. There are notes and sketches for proposed improvements including a site of a proposed reservoir, gardens, a wharf, and a church. Relief markings and sketches show the land cover.

In Collection:
Creator Subject Language Identifier
  • LSV Number: 7L9
Keyword Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 sheet
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 48.4359, -123.35155
Physical repository Collection
  • Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia: Early British Columbia Maps
  • Surveyor General of BC, Legal Surveys Vault
Provider Genre Date digitized
  • September 30, 2011
Technical note
  • Cataloguing metadata: Provided by the LTSA and adapted by the University of Victoria Libraries to their requirements.
  • For permission to publish or otherwise reproduce, or to purchase a high-resolution digital file, please contact the LTSA at orderdesk@ltsa.ca. Reproductions must credit the LTSA as the source and cite the Surveyor General Vault map number or other unique identifier listed on this catalogue record.

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