Nanaimo Harbour and Departure Bay


Vancouver Island (subsequently part of British Columbia, now in Canada). 'Nanaimo Harbour and Departure Bay surveyed by Capt. G.H. Richards R.N. H.M.S. Plumper, 1862 [sic]... '. Scale: 1 inch to about 500 yards. Compass rose. Engraved by J and C Walker; published at the Admiralty, 1 September 1860; corrected to 1878. [Nanaimo, 1860; 1878; 1879]

In Collection:
Creator Contributor Subject Publisher Language Identifier
  • Penfold Number: 527
Keyword Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 sheet
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 53.99983, -125.0032
  • 49.20207, -123.97618
  • 49.16638, -123.94003
Chronological coverage
  • 1862 to 1866
Additional physical characteristics
  • 1:18,240
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 (22)
Date digitized
  • April 12, 2010
  • To accompany my report of this day's date, J.B. Lovell, Colonel Commanding Rl. Engr., Halifax, N.S. 20th December 1879
Technical note
  • 600 dpi jpg
  • Watermarks added to images by KM, JF, and CDW. Metadata by CDW, April 29, 2010
  • These images are provided under license by The National Archives of the UK and cannot be reproduced or copied without their permission. To purchase high-resolution tiff files of these maps for publication, contact: Tel: +44 (0)20 8392 5225. A scale of reproduction fees applies for commercial publication, exhibition display or TV broadcast. Details on request. Request should cite the National Archives Number. Infringement of the above condition may result in legal action. These images are provided for research only.
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