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Historical Markers in Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador

 
Captain James Cook, R.N. Marker image, Touch for more information
By Barry Swackhamer, July 1, 2014
Captain James Cook, R.N. Marker
1Newfoundland and Labrador (Humber Valley, Newfoundland), Corner Brook — Captain James Cook, R.N.Le capitaine James Cook
English: From 1763 to 1767 Captain Cook. R.N directed a survey embracing the greater part of the coast of Newfoundland. The charting of this coastline was the first scientific, large scale, hydrographic survey to use precise triangulation . . . Map (db m79672) HM
2Newfoundland and Labrador (Humber Valley, Newfoundland), Corner Brook — Cook comes to Canada
These five panels outline Captain James Cook’s experiences in Newfoundland. Cook comes to Canada Captain James Cook took his first voyage to Canada as a Master on the vessel ”Pembroke” in February . . . Map (db m79676) HM
 
 
  
  
  
 
 
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Nov. 27, 2022