File MAP 1195 - Vancouver Harbour [sectional map]

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Vancouver Harbour [sectional map]

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National Harbours Board

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AM1594-MAP 1195

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  • 1925-1956 (Publication)
    National Harbours Board
    Original maps created from 1925-1947. Revison dates from 1942-1956.

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1 map in 42 sections : sepia diazotype ; 68 x 82 cm

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File contains 42 maps showing soundings, harbour headlines, high water marks, shore lines, shoals, submarine cable, rail lines and trails in the Vancouver area. Maps also show names of businesses and other structures.

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Donor acquired atlas from former employer, B.C. Power Commission in Victoria.


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Maps 642 and 864 in the Archives' holdings have the same drawing number and sheet number as sheet no. 3 in this set. Map 642 is dated 1944 and includes much more extensive soundings data. Map 864 is dated 1955, the same as in this set.

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Drawing number: 5-B-10-55


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