Haro and Rosario Straits


North-West American Water Boundary (San Juan). Maps (5), annexed to the case of the Government of Her Britannic Majesty submitted to the arbitration and award of H.M. the Emperor of Germany, in accordance with Article 34 of the Treaty between Great Britain and the United States of America. Signed at Washington 8th May, 1871. (3 copies.) Author, Publisher, &c.: Official, London. [Haro and Rosario Straits, 1859; 1871]. At head of title: North America, west coast. Surveyed by Captn. G.H. Richards, & the Officers of H.M.S. Plumper 1858-9. Drawn for engraving by E.J. Powell. Engraved by J. & C. Walker. The shores of Juan de Fuca Strait to Admiralty Inlet from Captn. H. Kellett's survey, 1847. The east coast of Rosario Strait from Bellingham Bay to Admiralty Inlet taken from the American surveys of 1841. First published 1859 updated and corrected. Latest date on map 1871. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights; depths shown by soundings in fathoms. Includes side views of various landmarks.

In Collection:
Creator Contributor Subject Publisher Language Identifier
  • Penfold Number: 489
Keyword Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 sheet
Alternative title
  • North America, west coast, Haro and Rosario Straits
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 48.0076, -122.22208
  • 48.11704, -122.76045
  • 48.56121, -122.75962
  • 53.99983, -125.0032
  • 48.31393, -123.65459
  • 49.37824, -123.36599
  • 48.54876, -123.21918
  • 48.58316, -122.96796
  • 48.93502, -123.58864
  • 47.50012, -120.50147
Chronological coverage
  • 1858 to 1871
Additional physical characteristics
  • 1:145,800
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: CO700-CANADA125 (6)
Date digitized
  • April 12, 2010
Technical note
  • Watermarks added to images by KM, JF, and CDW. Metadata by JTP April 28, 2010.
  • 600 dpi jpg
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