Island Imagined



Title: Summerside P.E.I. : : Aug 1917. Reprinted
Date Created: 191708
Date Issued: 1888
Name: Chas. E. Goad
Name: Chas. E. Goad, Civil Engineer
Abstract: This is Page 3 of 11 pages of fire insurance maps of Summerside. This map shows the area from Church Street to the waterfront, between Central and Granville streets. The map shows numbered town blocks and the buildings situated on them, the street numbers of the buildings and their heights in storeys. Buildings are colour-coded according to construction materials and/or use. (See Page 1 of the Summerside maps for a key explaining the colours, as well as symbols, which are used to identify architectural features.) Labels on buildings indicate their use. Features on the map include a post office, an armoury, the town hall with fire station, the Summerside Electric Light Co., a livery, numerous stores, and a portion of the P.E.I. Railway. The map shows street widths measured in feet. It shows the locations of hydrants, indicated by blue circles. Bedeque Harbour is outlined in blue. The map has a line scale in feet and a compass with north arrow.
Identifier: 4458_s6
Physical Description
  • 1 map: col.; 53 x 63 cm.
  • Paper map on cloth backing. The map is a page bound into the book of Prince Edward Island fire insurance maps issued by Chas. E. Goad. It is one of 11 pages showing Summerside.
  • Scale: 50 feet/inch.
Topic: Cities
Topic: Towns and Villages
Topic: Royalties
Topic: Harbours and Bays
Country: Canada
Province: Prince Edward Island
County: Prince
City: Summerside
City Section: Harbour
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Physical Location: P.E.I. Public Archives and Records Office