Title and statement of responsibility area
Plan of Hastings
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- Cartographic material
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AM54-S13-: MAP 1037.01
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[1:495] 5/8 in. equals 100 links and 1 chain
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Dates of creation area
- British Columbia. Department of Lands and Works
- Actor is uncertain. Date of creation given is that of the original.
Physical description area
1 map : ink on paper ; 46 x 43 cm
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Scope and content
Map is a plan of lots offered for auction in Hastings on 10th July 1869, indicating which lots were sold and which lots were reserved. Plan also shows the locations of government buildings, a church, a hospital, Oliver M. Hocking's house and stable, the road from New Westminster to Burrard Inlet, Mae N. (Broughton), and [bearing] to Moody's Mill. Pasted onto the front of the map is a typed note by J.S. Matthews, 1933, titled "First Sale of Lots, 1869 (City of Vancouver), Hocking's." The map was certified by Robert Beaver, C.C.L&W, as a true copy from the map in the Lands and Works Office, 21st June 1873. Also included with the map are drafts of the text by Major Matthews.
Map has several creases and some of the ink is smudged.
Immediate source of acquisition
Map had previously been alienated from its original fonds and placed in AM1594.
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A digitized copy of this material is available on-line.
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Textual records relating to these maps is found in 847-A-3, folder 40.
In the AM54-S13 inventory, was part of Oblong M.2.
- Format: TIFF (LZW compressed)
- MD5: 272C9FD79EABF3BAFCCA434C12B834E7
- Size: 17950764 bytes
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- British Columbia. Department of Lands and Works (Publisher)
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