"Plan du Port Royal dans l'Accadie Appelle Aujourd' par les Anglois Annapolis Royale", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas
Subject: Nova Scotia, Canada
Period: 1744 (dated)
Publication: Histoire et Description Generale de la Nouvelle France
Color: Black & White
11.1 x 7.6 inches
28.2 x 19.3 cm
This detailed map shows the important colonial settlement in Nova Scotia. It clearly depicts the harbor entrance with soundings, anchorages and navigational hazards. A large compass rose orients the map. Engraved by Dheulland.
References: Kershaw #765; Tooley (MCC-96) #704.
Issued folding on watermarked paper with light offsetting. There is a 1" fold separation at right and a few minor edge tears.