This is a topographical plan of Toronto Harbour in 1792, including surveyor's remarks.
Plan of Toronto Harbour : with the rocks, shoals & soundings thereof
Bouchette, Joseph, 1774-1841, Surveyor, Cartographer
15 November 1792
Nautical chartsTopographical mapsHarborsSurveyingToronto1792
1 map : black & white ; 49 x 52 cm, on sheet 56 x 73 cm
ImageMill Imaging Library v3.000 2013
Scale 1:15,840. -- "Scale of twenty chains to one inch". -- Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Depth shown by soundings. -- Includes surveyor's remarks. -- "Surveyed and drawn by Joseph Bouchette". -- "Presented to the City by Mr Willoughby P. Cole, a descendant of Governor John Graves Simcoe of Upper Canada. Minutes (No 338), City Council, May 28th, 1934."
Material digitized as part of an Academic Innovation Fund (AIF), awarded in 2018. For more information see: http://avptl.info.yorku.ca/academic-innovation-fund/ .