Map of Nova Scotia or Acadia; with the Islands of Cape Breton and St. John's, from Actual Surveys

Collection: Osher Map Library Sheet Map Collection

Title: Map of Nova Scotia or Acadia; with the Islands of Cape Breton and St. John's, from Actual Surveys

Barcode: 49636

Creator: Montrésor, John

Publisher: Dury, Andrew

Publishing Location: London, England

Region Depicted: Acadia · Nova Scotia · Cape Breton Island · Prince Edward Island · Bay of Fundy · New Brunswick

Date Produced: 1768

Date Published: 1768

Language: English

Subjects: Canada

Map Type: Wall Maps

Notes: What was called St. John's Island at the time is now called Prince Edward Island. Top left corner is an illustration with text: "To the most noble John Manners, Marquis of Granby; Field Marshal Commander in Chief of all His Majesty's forces; Master General of the ordnance, colonel of His Majesty's Royal Regiment of Horfe Guards blue, and one of the lords of His Majesty's moft. Honorable Privy Council: This map with all submission is humbly inscribed by your Lordships most dutiful, most obedient, and most devoted servant. John Montresor, engineer."

Theme: The Cartography of the British Empire

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/49636.0001