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Published by Command of The Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty.
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Credit: Library and Archives Canada.
This Chart was Drawn from particular Surveys of the following Places; and Published for the Use of the British Navigators, by Command of the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty. Pall Mall, May 1st, 1760 [Signed] Charles Saunders. 1760. The distance between the Island of Coudre the Island of Orleans, the Pillar-Rocks and Shoals in the South Channel were accuratley determined by Triangles. The other parts of the chart were taken from the best French draughts of this River. Gaspee Bay, Mingan Harbour & Islands, Seven Islands, & the Bay; Hare Island; Island of Coudre & St. Pauls Bay; etc.
Engraved by Thomas Jefferys Geographer to his Royal Highness the Prince of Wales.
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Sellers & Van Ee, Entry 234
Tooley: The Mapping of America p. 185 (no. 2).
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1. Nautical charts -- Saint Lawrence River -- Early works to 1800.
2. Saint Lawrence River - Maps - Early works to 1800.
3. Saint Lawrence River -- 1760 -- Maps.
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