Barrington Bay

Author: Des Barres, Joseph F.W.
Publisher: Des Barres, Joseph F.W.
Date: 1776
Location: Atlantic Coast (N.S.), Barrington Bay (N.S.), Nova Scotia

Dimensions: 74 x 104 cm.
Scale: [ca. 1:29,500]
Reference: LC Maps and Charts of North America, 1750-1780, 517
Call Number: From the Collections of the Geography and Map Division, Library of Congress


State 3. Coast shoals stippled, and in several places extended outward; an outer line of shoals was added on part of Sable Island; relief shading added along the coast and banks of rivers; longitude corrected from 60° to 65°.

Appears in The Atlantic Neptune by Des Barres. London, 1777-[1781].

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