Pictou County Maps: Topographic Map 011E06 (Truro)
Topographic maps provide detailed information of features of a terrain accurately and to scale, on a two-dimensional plain. These types of maps contain details about terrain relief, hydrography (lakes, rivers etc.), forest cover, rural and populated areas, transportation routes, and various other man-made features. They make excellent planning tool and guides, and are used for a variety of different applications, from recreational uses like camping, fishing and hunting to urban planning, and resource management.
Pictou County with an area of 2,845 km² is spread across eight different 1:50,000 NTS map sheets.
The topographic map 011E06 only includes a very small region of Pictou County (approximately 157 hectares) located along the south western side.
It does not include any communities from Pictou County and mostly shows where the Trans Canada Highway extends westerly into Colchester County.
See information below, to view the full map online, download a digital copy, or get a paper copy of topographic map sheet 011E06 …
NTS topographic maps including Pictou County are (note the area beside the map number is the name on the map sheet, and not the only area included on the map):
NTS map sheet 011E06 is a NRCAN CanMatrix legacy product, and was last published in 1999, the road network, boundaries and toponyms in the map are current as of 1996, however other information (such as contours and water bodies) may be as old as 1979.
This map product is subject to the Canadian Open Government License and therefore is available to download and use for free.
(You can also view it directly (and download it) using the interactive window below …)