Map of A Portion of British Columbia showing the Coalfields of Comox Nanaimo & Cowitchin on Vancouver and adjacent islands and the distribution of the Cretaceous Coal Bearing Rocks also the tertiary rocks of Sooke and Burrard Inlet To illustrate the Report of Mr James Richardson..
An amazing and early map to look at the geology and geography of this portion of British Columbia, from the Juan De Fuca strait, around the Orcas, and up the Strait of Georgia. Shows the major towns and their grid of streets along the way, as well as hundreds of placenames. Printed color looks at the potential coal bearing areas. A rare map.
Condition is very good, it has been dissected and laid on canvas, and has some minor manuscript notations is pencil. Image size is 35.5 x 30.5 (inches)