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Title: Plan of Township No. 57 : : Compiled from the proprietors plans and Meacham's Atlas, and from the descriptions in leases and registered deeds, with additions and corrections from various surveys made previous to the year 1917, by Thomas W. May L. S.
Date Created: 1917
Name: Prince Edward Island Public Archives and Records Office
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Name: May, Thomas W.
Surveyor
Abstract: The map shows Lot 57 divided into parcels of land with names of residents, acreage amounts and land conveyance references. Areas drawn in black indicate land conveyed to the government and re-conveyed to leaseholders or purchasers; areas in red indicate land that became freehold under the proprietor or land not sold to the government. The map shows the Murray Harbour Railway in red and shows roads in black or brown. Bodies of water, which include Orwell Bay and Orwell River, are coloured or outlined blue. Dams on rivers are shown. Sandy areas are shown with stippling. Compass rose with north and magnetic north arrows with variation for 1764.
Identifier: 4153
Physical Description
  • 1 map: col.; 167 x 55.5 cm.
  • manuscript
  • Back of map: Lot 57
  • Map on drafting cloth. The map is buckled. There is a crease across the width of the map causing the fabric to weaken there. At the right end, a split 22 cm. in length occurs along the crease.
  • The map shows Lot 57 divided into parcels of land with names of residents, acreage amounts and land conveyance references. Areas drawn in black indicate land conveyed to the government and re-conveyed to leaseholders or purchasers; areas in red indicate land that became freehold under the proprietor or land not sold to the government. The map shows the Murray Harbour Railway in red and shows roads in black or brown. Bodies of water, which include Orwell Bay and Orwell River, are coloured or outlined blue. Dams on rivers are shown. Sandy areas are shown with stippling. Compass rose with north and magnetic north arrows with variation for 1764. Decorative hand lettering on title.
  • Scale: 20 chains/inch
Topic: Lots
Topic: Coastal Areas
Country: Canada
Province: Prince Edward Island
County: Queens
Region/Lot: Lot 57
City: Belfast
City: Point Prim
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Physical Location: Public Archives and Records Office