Plan of York Fort erected at Chateaux bay on the Coast of Labradore 1766
- Plan of York Fort erected at Chateaux bay on the Coast of Labradore 1766
- Former owner:
- Skinner, William, 1700-1780
- Former owner:
- Skinner, Monier
- British Library
- Collection (local):
British Library Collection
Fortification--Newfoundland and Labrador--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Military art and science--Newfoundland and Labrador--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
Newfoundland and Labrador--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
CanadaNewfoundland and Labrador (province)
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- Notes (date):
Shows Fort York in Chateau Bay, Labrador.
Shows "Covert Way" and "Ditch".
Shows "elevation and Plan of the Blackhouse" at centre with the "Well" and "Officers Room" marked.
Shows a section of the fort (marked "AB" on the plan) beneath the map.
Shows "Scale of 20 feet to an Inch" at lower right (but no scale bar".
Copy at Add Ms 33,231.KK. Rolled. Evidence of old folds. Shows inscription at lower right, "Handed over to Lieut. Monier Skinner E. Eng.t by his father in 1872". Small red stamp of British Museum at lower right. Laid on linen. "No 4" to verso in ink. Verso stamped with pressmark and repeated in pencil.
- 1 map : manuscript pen and ink with watercolour ; 48 x 38 cm
Scale approximately 1:240
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