A Plan of Sea Otter Harbour and St. Patrick's Bay, taken by Capt. James Hanna

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: A Plan of Sea Otter Harbour and St. Patrick's Bay, taken by Capt. James Hanna

Barcode: 870

Creator: Meares, John, 1756?-1809

Printmaker: Foot, T. (Thomas)

Publishing Location: London, England

Region Depicted: Vancouver Island (B.C.) · British Columbia

Date Produced: 1790

Date Published: 1790

Language: English

Historical Context: John Meares was a navigator, explorer and maritime fur trader and author of Voyages made in the years 1788 and 1789 from China to the North West Coast of America. It was published in 1790.

Subjects: Maps--Early works to 1800 · Vancouver Island (B.C.) · British Columbia · Nautical charts · Coasts

Map Type: Nautical charts

Dimensions: 24 x18 cm.

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Note: "Foot sculpt."

Brief Description: Map showing Saint Patrick's Bay (San Josef Bay) located at the northern end of Vancouver Island, British Columbia. The map shows soundings and rocks.

Physical Description: 1 map: uncolored, illustrated

Theme: From Colonies to Local Control: Mapping North America, 1494 to 1867

Collection/Donor: Osher

Permanent URL: http://www.oshermaps.org/map/870.0001