The isthmus of Nova Scotia

Author: Des Barres, Joseph F.W.
Publisher: Des Barres, Joseph F.W.
Date: 1779
Location: Chignecto Bay (N.B. and N.S.), Chignecto Isthmus (N.B. and N.S.), Minas Basin (N.S.), Minas Channel (N.S.), Nova Scotia

Dimensions: 107 x 77 cm.
Scale: [ca. 1:500,000]
Reference: LC Maps and Charts of North America, 1750-1780, 400
Call Number: From the Collections of the Geography and Map Division, Library of Congress


State 5. Settlements added along the rivers running into Chignecto Bay and Minas Basin, "Pl. 7" engraved in upper left, relief shading darkened, and rock- and tree-like symbols shaded in.

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

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