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A large and particular plan of Shegnekto Bay, and the circumjacent country, with the forts and settlements of the French 'till dispossess'd by the English in June 1755

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Creator

Jefferys, Thomas, d. 1771

Date

1755

Name on Item

drawn on the spot by an officer.

Publisher

Thos. Jefferys

Scale

Scale [ca 1:102,000]

Language

English

Location

George Washington's Mount Vernon

Collection (local)

Richard H. Brown Revolutionary War Map Collection at Mount Vernon

Subjects
  • Fortification--Nova Scotia--Chignecto Isthmus--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Chignecto Isthmus (N.B. and N.S.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places
  • Chignecto Isthmus
Extent

1 map ; 34 x 58 cm.

Terms and License
  • No known copyright restrictions.
  • This work is licensed for use under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License (CC BY-NC-SA).
Notes
  • Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
  • Oriented with north toward the upper right.
  • Appears in Jefferys' General topography of North America and the West Indies. London: Printed for Robert Sayer, ... and Thomas Jefferys, 1768.
  • Cataloging, conservation, and digitization made possible in part by The National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.

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