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River Roper, plan of mouth showing channel and bar [cartographic material] : reduced from plan of mouth of River Roper / as surveyed and plotted by H.D. Packard under direction of G
Bib ID 1564140
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
South Australia. Surveyor-General's Office
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale [ca. 1:63 360]. 1 inch to a mile (E 134°30'--E 135°30'/S 14°40'--S 14°50') 
Description [Canberra : s.n., 1968] 
1 map on 2 sheets ; 156 x 42 cm. sheet 79 x 49 cm. and 84 x 52 cm. 
Series

Explorers' plans Northern Territory ; no. 22.

Full contents
  • [Western sheet : Leichhardt's Bar to Hawk's Nest Island, east of Kangaroo Island]
  • [East of Kangarooo Island to river mouth and Port Roper]
 
Notes

Facsimile copy of map of the Roper River from the mouth to Leichhardt's Bar, showing soundings in feet, camps, some notes on the river banks, and relief by hachures with some spot heights. Includes a note on tides.

Survey made by G. MacLachlan and party, in the Schooner Gulnare, 1870- Mar 1871, at the request of the Government Resident.

Map sheets are aligned with top to west, and bottom to east, and are contiguous.

Photograph of an original held by Northern Territory Archives Service.

Latitude on original given as E 134°41'--E 135°35'.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-233244288

Reproduction Facsimile of the map of the same title: Adelaide : Surveyor-General's Office ; (Frazer S. Crawford, Photolithographer), [1871?] 
Subjects Nautical charts -- Northern Territory -- Roper River.  |  Roper River (N.T.) -- Surveys -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1870-1871 
Other authors/contributors Packard, H. D  |  MacLachlan, G. G. (George Galbraith), 1842-1873  |  South Australia . Office of the Government Resident (Northern Territory). Lands and Survey Office

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