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Plan of the city of Adelaide [cartographic material]
Bib ID 3584332
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Penman and Co
 
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Scale Scale [1:27,399] 
Description Adelaide : Lithographed by Penman & Co., [1840?] 
1 map ; 40.7 x 32.3 cm. 
Notes

Street map of the newly founded city of Adelaide showing the grid of the northern city centre and the larger grid of the southern city centre with the Torrens River running between them. The map features a listing of those churches and public buildings which were established in the city during its early development as well as another listing of streets established at this stage. Six town squares are also displayed on the map. Land cover is shown pictorially.

Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at: http://nla.gov.au/nla.map-rm1127

National Library's copy at RM 1127 is missing the bottom right corner of the map, has small holes, and is frayed along the edges.

Subjects Real property - South Australia - Adelaide - Maps.  |  City planning - South Australia - Adelaide - Maps.  |  Streets - South Australia - Adelaide - Maps.  |  Adelaide (S. Aust.) - Maps.
Time Coverage 1840-1841 

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