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Found 10 records similar to Lighthouses and Sailing Routes, Atlantic Coast

Federal

Contained within the 1st Edition (1906) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the lighthouses, as well as sailing routes along the Pacific Coast, circa 1906. There are routes that sailing distances are given from the principal ocean ports of Canada to the other great ocean ports of the world. A table gives the distance, in miles, to Vancouver and Victoria from other major ports. The lighthouses are distinguished between fixed and revolving lights, and light ships.

Last Updated: Mar. 14, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 30, 1906
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
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Keywords:  lighthouses, marine installations, navigation, ships, vessels, water transport, water transport industry, waterways
Federal

Contained within the 2nd Edition (1915) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the lighthouses and sailing routes on the Atlantic Coast. The map shows sailing routes and a table listing of the distance, in miles, from Halifax, Montreal and Quebec to major ports. Although, Newfoundland and Labrador was not a part of Canada in 1915, there is some data shown for this region. The lighthouses are distinguished between fixed, revolving lights, and lightship.

Last Updated: Mar. 14, 2022
Date Published: Jan. 1, 1915
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: PDF JPG
Keywords:  lighthouses, marine installations, marine safety, navigation, ships, vessels, water transport, water transport industry, waterways
Federal

Contained within the 2nd Edition (1915) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the lighthouses and sailing routes on the Pacific Coast. Each sailing route has the distance between major foreign ports and important Canadian ports on the Pacific Ocean. A table gives the distance, in miles, to Vancouver and Victoria from other major ports. The lighthouses are distinguished between fixed and revolving lights, and light ships.

Last Updated: Mar. 14, 2022
Date Published: Jan. 1, 1915
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: PDF JPG
Keywords:  lighthouses, marine installations, marine safety, navigation, ships, vessels, water transport, water transport industry, waterways
Federal

Contained within the 1st Edition (1906) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows canals, as well as locations and types of Lighthouses along the St. Lawrence and Great Lakes. In addition, the map also shows sailing routes through those water bodies. There is a table of sailing distances, in geographical miles, between the ports of the United States and Canada on the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence. Statistics of freight and passenger traffic through the canals, total cost of maintenance, and the construction of Canadian canals, are shown as of 1903-1904.

Last Updated: Mar. 14, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 30, 1906
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: PDF JPG
Keywords:  canals, lighthouses, navigation, ships, vessels, water transport, water transport industry, waterways
Federal

Contained within the 2nd Edition (1915) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the canals, routes and types of Lighthouses along the St. Lawrence and Great Lakes, circa 1915. There is a table of sailing distances, in geographical miles, between the ports of the United States and Canada on the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence. Statistics of freight and passenger traffic through the canals, total cost of maintenance, and the construction of Canadian canals, are shown as of 1910 and 1911. There are also steamship routes from Canadian ports to other ports in Canada and in the U.S.

Last Updated: Mar. 14, 2022
Date Published: Jan. 1, 1915
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: PDF JPG
Keywords:  canals, lighthouses, locks, navigation, ships, vessels, water transport, water transport industry, waterways
Federal

Contained within the 1st Edition (1906) of the Atlas of Canada, is a map that shows the relief (in feet) for Western Canada. Depth of the elevation is proportional to the varying tints of brown. The highest elevations are shown in the darkest tints, and lower portions in lighter tints. Relatively large areas of Western Canada had incomplete data on relief as of 1906.

Last Updated: Mar. 14, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 30, 1906
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: PDF JPG
Keywords:  topographical maps, topography
Federal

Contained within the 1st Edition (1906) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the relief (in feet) for Eastern Canada. Depth of the elevation is proportional to the varying tints of brown. The highest elevations are shown in the darkest tints and lower portions in lighter tints. Relatively large areas of Western Canada had incomplete data on relief as of 1906.

Last Updated: Mar. 14, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 30, 1906
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: PDF JPG
Keywords:  topographical maps, topography
Federal

Contained within the 1st Edition (1906) of the Atlas of Canada is a plate that shows two maps. The maps show the density of population per square mile for every township the Maritime Provinces, Quebec and Ontario, circa 1901. Cities and towns of 5000 inhabitants or more are shown as black dots. The size of the circle is proportionate to the population.

Last Updated: Feb. 22, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 30, 1906
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: PDF JPG
Keywords:  census data, demographic data, demographic maps, demographic statistics, population, population distribution, statistics
Federal

Contained within the 1st Edition (1906) of the Atlas of Canada is a plate that shows two maps. The maps show the density of population per square mile for every township in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, British Columbia, Alberta, circa 1901. The statistics from the 1901 census are used, yet the population of Saskatchewan and Alberta is shown as confined within the vicinity of the railways, this is because the railways have been brought up to date of publication, 1906. Cities and towns of 5000 inhabitants or more are shown as black dots.

Last Updated: Feb. 22, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 30, 1906
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: PDF JPG
Keywords:  census data, demographic data, demographic maps, demographic statistics, demography, population, population distribution, statistics
Federal

Contained within the 1st Edition (1906) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the routes followed by the principal explorers from 1497 up to 1905. Each route is marked as a red line on the map, giving the name of the explorer or company, and when that person travelled along the route. The map also provides the dates of the founding principal forts and trading posts of the French, Hudson's Bay and North West Companies.

Last Updated: Mar. 14, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 30, 1906
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: PDF JPG
Keywords:  archives, colonization, heritage, historical research, history
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