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Chart of the North Polar Sea [cartographic material]. 

Date(s)

1835, 1849

Place

[London, England]

Place of creation

England

Publisher

Sold by R. R. Bate

1 map : hand col. ; 62 cm in diam. on sheet 64 x 64 cm.

Scope and content

Circular map showing the northern hemisphere.

Cartographic material
90: Open
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC 27826
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
260 BA
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection #290
Cartographic material
90: Open
Volume
290 Item no. assigned by LAC 290
90: Open
Cartographic material
90: Open
Item no. assigned by LAC
290
90NA: Open but not available
Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA
Local class no.
10,000s .P5 1801-

Terms of use

Credit Library and Archives Canada. Copyright expired.

Additional information

Prime meridian Greenwich.

Relief shown by hachures.

Depths shown by soundings.

Published according to Act of Parliament at the Hydrog. Office of the Admiralty, June 29th 1835 and sold by R.B. Bate, 21 Poultry.

Bottom left corner 260.

Map represents British Admiralty chart 260

Physical condition note
Map has been conserved and has a paper backing.

Custodial history
Part of the Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection purchased by the Public Archives of Canada in 1981.

Related materials
For other copies and editions of this chart, search under British Admiralty 260 (260 BA): Mikan 3674276 (1835) ; Mikan 3674289 (1855, 1859) ; Mikan 3674292 (1855, 1881) ; Mikan 3674295 1855, 1905); Mikan 3674299 (1855, 1920) ; Mikan 3674286 (1855); Mikan 3674290 (1855, 1870) ; Mikan 3674291 (1855, 1871); Mikan 3674288 ; Mikan 3674304 (1855, 1944) ; Mikan 3674307 (1855, 1951) ; Mikan 3674297 1855, 1957) ; Mikan 3674301 (1855, 1921) ; Mikan 3674272 (1835) ; Mikan 3674281 (1835, 1848) ; Mikan 3674284 (1835, 1849)

For other maps sheets from the orginal set entitled "Arctic Charts" see item ; item 290A Mikan 3674336 (NMC 27823) ; item 290B Mikan 3674429 (NMC 27824) and item 290C Mikan 3674308 (NMC 27825)

Accompanying material note
Case that originally held items 290, 290A, 290B and 290C is strored separately.

Copy / version note
The microfiche version is NMC 27826.

Subject heading

1. Arctic regions - Maps.
2. Nautical charts - Canada, northern.

Private

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