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dc.contributorHenry Vavasour
dc.contributorR. I. Pilkington
dc.contributorJ. G. Kelly
dc.date.accessioned2016-07-08T14:51:16Z
dc.date.accessioned2016-10-06T16:32:07Z
dc.date.available2016-07-08T14:51:16Z
dc.date.available2016-10-06T16:32:07Z
dc.date.created2016-07-08T14:51:16Z
dc.date.issued1851
dc.identifierNMC-3811
dc.identifier.govdocNMC-3811
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10464/10549
dc.description.abstractHistoric map showing a portion of Bertie Township and the Military Reserve at Fort Erie. North is oriented to the top. Lake Erie is shown at south as well as the mouth of the Niagara River. Lots and concessions are shown in Bertie Township, some of which are numbered. The Ruins of Fort Erie and Snake Hill are shown along the bank of the Niagara River. A Mill is also shown near Waterloo. Black Rock Pier extends from the southern tip of Squaw Island towards Lake Erie. On the American side of the river, to the east, locations of military fort sites, Erie Canal, railways, a light house and a sea wall are labelled. Buffalo & Black Rock Harbour is on the east side of Black Rock Pier. Map is signed by authors: “Henry Vavasour, Col. Com'g Rl. Engineers, Canada, 26 October, 1850. R.I. Pilkington, Draftsman." Text in the bottom right corner reads: “Drawn in Lithogy by J. G. Kelly and printed at the Lithog. Establishment Quarter Master Generals Department, Horse Guards. February 1851.”
dc.description.abstractAuthorship indicated: Henry Vavasour, R. I. Pilkington. Lithographed by J. G. Kelly.
dc.description.abstractScale: 1 inch to 3400 feet ; [1:40,800]
dc.description.abstractDigital reproduction: Library and Archives Canada, National Map Collection: NMC-3811. 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.: 175 (no.13)
dc.formatScale [1:40,800]. 1 inch to 3400 ft.
dc.rightsNo restrictions. Recommended attribution: Digital map reproduction provided by: Brock University Map, Data & GIS Library
dc.subjectCanada
dc.subjectOntario
dc.subjectNiagara
dc.subjectFort Erie
dc.subjectBertie Township
dc.subjectMilitary reserve
dc.titleNo. 13 Fort Erie, Plan of the Military Reserve - Content called 1000 acres
dc.typemap
refterms.dateFOA2021-08-04T03:34:00Z


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