Plan of Halifax

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Parent Map: To His Excellency Edwd. Cornwallis Esq., Governour &c of His Majesty's Province of Nova Scotia in America &c This Map of the Province of Nova Scotia and Parts adjacent is humbly presented by Yor. Excellencys most obedient and devoted humble servant James

Title: Plan of Halifax

Creator: Turner, James, -1759

Dedicatee: Cornwallis, Edward, 1713-1776

Printmaker: Turner, James, -1759

Publisher: Turner, James, -1759

Purveyor: Turner, James, -1759

Publishing Location:

Date Produced: 1759

Date Published: 1759

Language: English

Subjects: Colonial America · Maps--Early works to 1800 · Halifax (N.S.) · Fortification · Harbors · Colonial cities

Map Type: Urban, Diagram

Dimensions: Map Inset

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Some details are hard to discern due to fading.

Brief Description: Diagram of Halifax, Nova Scotia, showing fortifications, harbor, and immediate adjacent area. The inset includes a key identifying lettered details of the map.

Physical Description: Map inset

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