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A map of the located districts in the province of Upper Canada describing all the new settlements, townships, &c. with the adjacent frontiers (1813)

Date: 1813
Creator: Chewett, William, Francis Gore
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Scale: 1:760,000
Access: web
Description:
"Cooper sculpt."--Lower right margin of eastern sheet. Also covers most of New York and northern Pennsylvania.
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A map of the located districts in the Province of Upper Canada describing all the new settlements, townships, &c. with the adjacent frontiers, compiled and corrected, from the latest surveys in the Surveyor General (1821)

Date: 1821
Creator: Chewett, William; Francis Gore Esqr.; William McFaden
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Scale: 1:760,000
Access: web
Description:
"Cooper sculpt." Cf. lower right margin of eastern sheet. "Note the Townships bounded by a Red line were laid out during the Government of the late Duke of Richmond." Also covers most of New York and northern Pennsylvania. On linen backing. With several new townships added north of the Thames; all townships shown in York and Simcoe counties west to line Luther to Zero; townships north of Lake Ontario added to line Mariposa to Emily, Marmora to Oso, Dalhousie to March; shorelines have been revised in the St Clair River, Georgian Bay, and Penetanguishene areas, and north of Balsam Lake from Lt Catty's exploration in 1819. The insets of York and Kingston show more roads.
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A map of the province of Upper Canada and the adjacent territories in North America ... showing the districts, counties and townships in which are situated the lands purchased from the Crown by the Canada Company, incorporated 1826 ([1826?])

Date: [1826?]
Creator: Chewett, James G; Ridout, Thomas Esqr.
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Scale: 1:525,000
Access: web
Description:
"James G. Chewett, Assistant Drafstman under the direction of Thomas Ridout Esqr. Surveyor General of the Province" "Engraved by I.S. Cox for the Canada Company." Relief by hachures. Shows canals; roads; portages; district, county and township boundaries. shows also most of New York State.
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A Map of the Province of Upper Canada and the Adjacent Territories in North America compiled by James G. Chewett, Assistant Draftsman under the direction of Thomas Ridout Esqr. Surveyor General of the Province, shewing the Districts, Counties, and Townshi (1825)

Date: 1825
Creator: James Chewett, Assistant Draftsman; Thomas Ridout, Surveyor General (1754-1829)
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Scale: 1:760,320
Access: web
Description:
Black and white scan of National Map Collection microfiche. Insets showing distance in miles between cities and Sketch of the manner in which a Township is laid out in Upper Canada Whole map dissected into 2 sections
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A map of the Province of Upper Canada describing all the new settlements, townships ... (1800-04-12)

Date: 1800-04-12
Creator: Smyth, David William, Sir
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Scale: 1:2,000,000
Access: web
Description:
1 map : photoreproduction ; 40 x 61 cm. Shows district, county & twp. boundaries. Includes part of Quebec and northeastern U.S. Reduction of original held in National Map Collection, Ottawa (NMC 15289).
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A map of the province of Upper Canada describing all the new settlements, townships, etc. with the countries adjacent from Quebec to Lake Huron (1835)

Date: 1835
Creator: Wyld, Jas.
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Scale: 1:1,420,000
Access: web
Description:
Relief by hachures. Shows roads; canals (some proposed); navigation information; salmon fisheries; Indian lands; crown lands; district, county, township & other boundaries. Includes part of the northeastern United States.
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Government map of Canada from Red River to the Gulf of St. Lawrence (1859-11)

Date: 1859-11
Creator: Devine, Thomas
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Scale: 1:1,854,440
Access: web
Description:
"Rae Smith, engraver ... New York, U.S.A."--Lower margin. Colored by county. Includes Upper Canada (Ontario) and Lower Canada (Quebec). Includes circular inset map of the Northern Hemisphere. Includes text and tables: Catalogue of some of the minerals of Canada; Total exports of minerals during the years 1856-1858; Principle kinds of timber exported; Tabular list of counties in Upper Canada with the townships; Tabular list of counties in Lower Canada with the parishes; List of the various railway stations in the province and their respective distances. Shows railroads, common roads, canals, and colonization roads.
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Lanark County (1928?)

Date: 1928?
Creator: Map Company
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Scale: 1:126,720
Access: Web
Description:
Ozalid print shows lot & conc. nos., roads & railroads.
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Leeds County (1929?)

Date: 1929?
Creator: Map Company
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Scale: 1:100,000
Access: Web
Description:
Ozalid print shows lot & conc. nos., roads, schools, railways and includes statistical table.
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Lloyd's map of Prince Edward county (1923?)

Date: 1923?
Creator: Lloyd, Frank P.
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Scale: 1:95,040
Access: Web
Description:
Lot & concession nos. twp. boundaries; 5 classes of roads; railways; schools; statistical table for twp. pop., acreage, & yr. first settled.
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Map of a portion of the Province of Upper Canada shewing the improved roads. ([1845])

Date: [1845]
Creator:
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Scale: 1:158,400
Access: web
Description:
Black and white scan of National Map Collection microfiche. Whole map has been dissected into 6 sections, this section is 4 of 6. Inset showing Ground Plan and General Plan of Toll House and Gate not to scale.
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Map of Canada West shewing the Post Office & Mail Routes. Prepared by Order of the Post Master General. 1858. (1858)

Date: 1858
Creator: H.F. Hayworth, Draftsman, Barr and Corss Lith.
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Scale: 1:380,160
Access: web
Description:
Black and white scan of National Map Collection microfiche. Whole map has been dissected into 2 sections.
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Map of Manitoba Canada (1917)

Date: 1917
Creator: published by authority of Department of Agriculture and Immigration Province of Manitoba.
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Scale: 1:792,000
Access: web
Description:
Primary map shows Southern Manitoba. Two smaller maps show province of Manitoba, and Manitoba on the North American continent.Map lists number of banks and branches; bank clearings year 1916; miles of railway in operation, 691 elevator capacity; total land area; area under cultivation; total arable land. Shows Manitoba map townships; municipal boundaries; railways.
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Map of Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta showing the number of quarter-sections available for homestead entry ... ([1911?])

Date: [1911?]
Creator: Canada. Dept. of the Interior.
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Scale: [1:2,217,600]
Access: Web
Description:
Shows no. of quarter section/twp., boundaries & offices of agencies, surveyed twps., lands where pre-emptions are not applicable.
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Map of part of the districts of Nipissing & Algoma, showing townships surveyed near Lake Abitibi (1907)

Date: 1907
Creator:
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Scale: 1in to 2miles
Access: web
Description:
Map part of Library and Archive Canada's archived map collection. LAC microfiche number 14881.
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Map of the Counties of Grey and Bruce Canada by C. Rankin D.S. January 1855. (1855)

Date: 1855
Creator: C Maclear Rankin & Company
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Access: web
Description:
Black and white scan of National Map Collection microfiche. Inset showing The Indian Peninsula from Capt. Bayfield's Chart at a scale of 1:63,360.
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Map of the Counties of Grey and Bruce Canada. by C. Rankin, D.S. January, 1855. (1855)

Date: 1855
Creator: C Maclear Rankin & Company
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Scale: 1 inch to 200 chains
Access: web
Description:
Black and white scan of National Map Collection microfiche. Inset showing \"The Indian Peninsula as subdivided into Townships\" at a scale of 1:63,360.
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Map of the Home & Simcoe Districts Canada. Compiled from the Township Maps in the Surveyor General's Office by C. Rankin Esq. of the Surveyor General's Department. (1841)

Date: 1841
Creator: Charles M. Rankin Litho.
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Scale: 1 inch to 200 chains
Access: web
Description:
Black and white scan of National Map Collection microfiche. Whole map has been dissected into 2 sections.
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Map of the Niagara, Gore and Wellington districts (including also the southern front of the Home district) Canada. Compiled from the township plans in the Surveyor General (1845)

Date: 1845
Creator: Rankin, C.Hall & Mooney
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Scale: 1 inch to 200 chains
Access: web
Description:
Black and white scan from National Map Collection microfiche.
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Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources (OMNR) Fundamental Dataset (2002-)

Date: 2002-
Creator: Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources
Datum: NAD 83
Projection: Geographic
Scale:
Access: web and OGDE Fundamental Dataset (FTP and Intranet)
Description:
Layers include: airportannotationbuilding scale building symbol concession conservation area conservation authortiy area conservation reserve contour, ogde contours crown game preserve crown leased land drainage line drainage point geographic township land ownership lot mine site miscellaneous line miscellaneous point mnr district mnr region Municipal Boundaries 2005 municipal lower tiermunicipal park municipal upper tier national park national wildlife area ngo nature reserve obm dtm coverage obm dtm shape obm index pit or quarryprovincial park regulated provincial park zone regulated railway segment road segments pot heights tank tower trail segment transport line transport point unorganized areautility linesutility sites waterbody segment water edgewater structure wetland unit wooded area. If a layer you wish to use is not set up for download, please contact gis.maps@utoronto.ca for access.
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Plan showing townships in the vicinity of Chapleau, District of Algoma (1907)

Date: 1907
Creator: E. H. Harcourt Co.
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Scale: 1:63,360
Access: web
Description:
Shows township boundaries, survey grid and veteran land grants.
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Prescott and Russell counties (192-?)

Date: 192-?
Creator: Lloyd, Frank P.
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Scale: 1:126,000
Access: Web
Description:
Survey grid; twp. boundaries; roads; schools; statistical table; blueline print.
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Road Map of the Counties of Peel, Halton, Dufferin, Wellington, Waterloo (1959)

Date: 1959
Creator: Ontario. Dept. of Highways.
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Access: Web
Description:
Shows townships, concessions and lot nos.
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Sketch map showing location of mines in Coleman Township, parts of Townships of Lorrain and Bucke (1905?)

Date: 1905?
Creator: Davis, Harold P.
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Scale: 1:55,500
Access: Web
Description:
Survey grid; mining companies named.
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Territories and urbanisation in South Africa: atlas and geo-historical information system (DYSTURB) (2009)

Date: 2009
Creator: Frédéric Giraut, Céline Vacchiani-Marcuzzo
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Access: CD-ROM [450]
Description:
Interactive digital atlas exploring history of settlements, territories, and the census in South Africa. Includes photographs, scanned maps, detailed accompanying texts, and animations. Shapefiles and spreadsheets containing population data included on CD. Text in French and English.
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Topographic Base, Seamless Coverage of the Province of Ontario Data Set 22 (1993)

Date: 1993
Creator: Ontario Geological Survey
Datum: NAD 27
Projection: Lambert Conformal Conic
Scale: 1:1,000,000
Access: CD-ROM [255] and [263]
Description:
Layers Include:
2       2-LANE          2-LANE HIGHWAY3       4-LANE          4-LANE HIGHWAY4       RAILWAYS        RAILWAYS5       T-RAILWAY       TEXT-RAILWAY7       SHIELDS HIGHWAY SHIELDS8       INTER-PROV-B    PROVINCIAL/INTERNATIONAL BOUND.9       DIST-CO-RM-B    DISTRICT/COUNTY/REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY BOUND.10      TOWNSHIP        TOWNSHIP BOUND.11      T-PROV-INTER    TEXT PROV-INTERNATIONAL BOUND.12      T-DIST-CO-RM    TEXT DISTRICT/COUNTY/RM BOUND.13      T-TOWNSHIP      TEXT TOWNSHIP14      T-CITY          TEXT CITY15      T-TOWN          TEXT TOWN16      CY-TN           CITY TOWN DOTS17      DRAINAGE        DRAINAGE STREAMS, RIVERS18      LAKES           LAKES19      T-DRAINAGE      TEXT DRAINAGE20      T-LAKES         TEXT LAKES21      T-ISL-PENIN     TEXT ISLANDS PENINSULAS22      T-FALLS TEXT    WATER FALLS23      T-WATER-LEV     TEXT WATER ELEVATION24      ELEVN           ELEVATION POINTS25      T-ELEVATION     TEXT ELEVATION26      LAT-LONG        LATITUDE LONGITUDE LINEWORK AND TEXT27      MERID-BASE-L    MERIDIAN AND BASE LINES28      T-MERID-BASE    TEXT MERIDIAN AND BASE LINES

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Township and Unorganized Area Fabric for Ontario Data Set 12 (2004)

Date: 2004
Creator: Ontario Geological Survey
Datum: NAD 83
Projection: Geographic
Scale:
Access: CD-ROM [261]
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Tremaine's Map of the County of Halton, Canada West (1858)

Date: 1858
Creator: Tremaine, George C.; George C. Tremaine (Firm)
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Scale: 1:31,680
Access: web
Description:
Scans are from the original held at the UWO. Higher resolution items are available via request. Contact the email address listed here. Georeferencing information is also available for these images.
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Tremaine's Map of the County of Peel, Canada West (1859)

Date: 1859
Creator: Geo. M. Tremaine
Datum:
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Scale: [1:39,600]
Access: web
Description:
Scans are from the original held at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, the catalogue record is from a reproduction. Higher resolution items are available via request. Contact the email address listed here.
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Tremaine's Map of the County of York, Canada West (1860)

Date: 1860
Creator: Tremaine, George C.; George C. Tremaine (Firm)
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Scale: 1:107,000
Access: web
Description:
Scans are from the original held at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, the catalogue record is from a reproduction. Higher resolution items are available via request. Contact the email address listed here. Georeferencing information is also available for these images.
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