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Early Newfoundland Chart
Avalon Peninsula/ Southeast Newfoundland/ Canada.
MOUNT & PAGE [London, 1721/ ?] A Chart Shewing Part of the Sea Coast of Newfoundland From ye Bay of Bulls to little Placentia…Iohn Gundy [with:] A Draught of the Harboour of Trepassey in Newfoundland. .
17 ½ x 21 ¾ inches Attractively hand colored; some wear along edges expertly repaired with some losses, else very good.
Early nautical chart of harbors in the southeastern portion of Newfoundland along the southern and some of the eastern portions of the Avalon Peninsula. Trepaassey Bay appears in a separate inset chart. The chart appeared in the most widely used English nautical atlas of the 18th century, The English Pilot. This durable chart appeared in editions of Book IV of the atlas from 1721 to 1778.