Historical Maps

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Topographical Survey Canada maps (c.1930s)

Ship Harbour


Port Dufferin

Ecum Secum

Geological Survey of Canada Faribault-Fletcher maps of Nova Scotia (1896-1897)

Ship Harbour sheet

Tangier sheet

Ecum Secum sheet

Liscomb sheet

Joseph F.W. DesBarres Atlantic Neptune charts (dated 1774-1781)

Jeddore (Egmont Harbour)

Tangier area

Sheet Harbour area (Port North)

Liscomb area

Other links:

Ta’n Weji-sqalia’tiek: Mi’kmaw Place Names Digital Atlas