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Continental Australia [cartographic material] : from the most recent information & materials supplied by the survey departments of the several colonies / William Slight, engraver
Bib ID 1563041
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Victoria. Department of Crown Lands and Survey
 
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Scale Scale [1:3,168,000]. 50 statute miles to one inch. 
Description Melbourne : Constucted & engraved at the Department of Lands & Survey under the direction of A.J. Skene, M.A. Surveyor General of Victoria, The Honble, Richard Richardson, M.P. Commissioner of Lands & Survey, 1st October 1880 
1 map : col., dissected and mounted on linen ; 138.1 x 171.2 cm., folded to 37 x 47 cm., in cover. 
Notes

Map of Australia showing towns, railways, telegraph lines, drainage, and featuring the time-dated routes of explorers by land. Annotations on vegetation and water in the interior are also given. Relief is shown by hachures and spot heights.

Table at bottom left of map entitled: Routes of exploration laid down on map.

Presentation copy: His Royal Highness Prince Albert Victor of Wales. Presented by the Hon. R. Richardson, M.P. Minister of Lands, Victoria.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231634111

Subjects Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1880 
Other authors/contributors Skene, A. J  |  Slight, William  |  Richardson, Richard

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