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Canberra and environs : copy of plan 103b from the design by W.B. Griffin [cartographic material]
Bib ID 1990540
Format MapMap
Author
Griffin, Walter Burley, 1876-1937
 
Scale Scale [1:9,600]. 800 feet to 1 inch (E 149°08'/S 35°18') 
Description [Melbourne : By authority, H.J. Green, Govt. Printer, between 1924 and 1925] 
1 map on 4 sheets : col. ; 76 x 72 cm. or smaller, sheets 89 x 77 cm. or smaller. 
Series

Robinson collection.

Gilchrist collection.

Full contents
  • [Sheet 1. Northwest segment]
  • [Sheet 2. Southwest segment]
  • [Sheet 3. Northeast segment]
  • [Sheet 4. Southeast segment].
 
Notes

Updated version of Walter Burley Griffin's Feb. 10, 1917 printing of his 1916 plan showing proposed roads, railways, buildings and water features. Relief shown by contours and spot heights.

At bottom right corner: J.T.H. Goodwin, Commonwealth Surveyor General.

Based on: Canberra plan of city and environs, 103b / Walter Burley Griffin, Federal Capital Director of Design & Construction. Melbourne : photo-lithod at the Melbourne and Metropolitan Board of Works under the direction of A.E. Hodge, 1917.

Library's 2nd copy (Gilchrist Collection) annotated in blue watercolour and pencil, including some rivers in blue.

Housed at G8984.C3S1 Gri 1917 to be with original 103b plan.

Subjects City planning -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra -- Maps.  |  Canberra (A.C.T.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Maps.  |  Australia -- Capital and capitol -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1924-1925 
Other authors/contributors Goodwin, J. T. H  |  Green, H. J. (Herbert John)  |  Griffin, Walter Burley, 1876-1937. Canberra plan of city and environs, 103b

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