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dc.contributorEdward M. Hodder
dc.contributorW. F. W. Owen, 1774-1857
dc.contributorLieut. William Herbert Fitz
dc.contributorA. Ford
dc.contributorW. C. Chewett & Co.
dc.date.accessioned2016-07-08T19:02:43Z
dc.date.accessioned2016-10-06T16:34:14Z
dc.date.available2016-07-08T19:02:43Z
dc.date.available2016-10-06T16:34:14Z
dc.date.created2016-07-08T19:02:43Z
dc.date.issued1863
dc.identifierNMC-18910
dc.identifier.govdocNMC-18910
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10464/10572
dc.description.abstractHistoric map showing hydrological features of Lake Ontario. North is oriented to the top of the page. Sub-title text reads as follows: “Compiled from Surveys made by Capt. Owen & Lieut. Herbert, R.N. and Capt. A. Ford, U.S.N. with the Harbours and Ports of the Lake Surveyed by Edward M. Hodder, Esqre M.D. Commodore of the Royal Canadian Yacht Club.” Light houses are marked and a legend differentiates between lights that are white, red or revolving. Notations are made along the shore indicating geological materials of the water bed, such as: clay, stones, smooth rock, flat rock, and shoal. Islands, bays and points are also labelled. The Grand Trunk Railway runs along the north side of the lake and the Watertown and Rome Railway runs from north to south along the east side of the lake.
dc.description.abstractMultiple inset maps are provided, which include: Whitby Harbour, Presque’isle Harbour, Port of Oakville, Port Dalhousie, Port Darlington, Mouth of Niagara River, Toronto Harbour, Kingston Harbour, Sackett’s Harbour, Oswego Harbour, Port of Genesee, Big Sodus Bay, and Little Sodus Bay. There are also insets of Canals and ports, including: Burlington Bay Canal, Port of Oshawa, Port Hope, Cobourg, Pickering or Liverpool, and Port Ontario.
dc.description.abstractAuthorship indicated: Edward M. Hodder; Lieut. William Herbert Fitz; Capt. A. Ford; and W. F. W. Owen. Lithographed, printed and published by W. C. Chewett & Co., Toronto.
dc.description.abstractScale: No Scale Shown. Soundings are in feet.
dc.description.abstractDigital reproduction: Library and Archives Canada, National Map Collection: NMC-18910. Map image in JPEG format.
dc.description.abstractGeoreferenced and modified by Map, Data and GIS Library, Brock University.
dc.description.abstractDescribed in: Mapping Upper Canada, 1780-1867 / Joan Winearls. 1991. Reference no.: 285.
dc.formatScale [ca. 1:364,566] or 1 inch to 5 nautical miles.
dc.publisherToronto, On. : W. C. Chewett & Co.,
dc.rightsNo restrictions. Recommended attribution: Digital map reproduction provided by: Brock University Map, Data & GIS Library
dc.subjectCanada
dc.subjectOntario
dc.subjectNiagara
dc.subjectLake Ontario
dc.subjecthydrological features
dc.subjectlighthouses
dc.titleChart of Lake Ontario
dc.typemap


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