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The South Eastern portion of Australia [cartographic material] / compiled from the Colonial surveys, and from details furnished by exploratory expeditions by John Arrowsmith
Bib ID 227049
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Arrowsmith, John, 1790-1873
 
Online Versions
Edition [Repr. with corrrections] 
Scale Scale [ca. 1:2,534,400] (E 137°08'--E 150°50'/S 34°33'--S 39°02') 
Description London : Pubd. ... by John Arrowsmith, 10 Soho Square, 1838 Aug. 2 
1 map : col. ; 51.7 x 62 cm. 
Series

R.V. Tooley map collection.

Full contents Inset: [Map of Australia showing borders of Western Australia and South Australia]. Scale [ca. 1:25,344,000] 
Notes

Initially based on the map of South Eastern Australia as produced by surveyor Thomas Mitchell, this corrected version of Arrowsmith's South Eastern portion of Australia includes the Nineteen Counties extending out around Sydney, including a listing of the county names on the far right of the map above the legend entitled "Routes of travellers into the interior" charting pioneer discoveries from 1817 to 1837. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.

This state of the map, Tooley's number 96, has the same date as Tooley's number 95, but updated the publisher's address to 10 Soho Square.

Other changes from Tooley 95 in this revised state are: the detail of Gloucester County has been filled in; the extent of the Australian Agricultural Company's Land is indicated by a key above the list of counties; the 1824-1825 tracks of Hume and Hovell from the Murrumbidgee to Port Phillip are filled in and many features along the route are added or altered compared to Tooley 95; a note just above the confluence of the Murray and Darling Rivers reads "Major Mitchell's furthest N. 2 June 1836; and an additional scale is added at the outside of the bottom of the right margin.

Plate no. in bottom right corner: "35"

MAP NK 2456/105 copy Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-230630599

Cited In

Tooley 96

Subjects Mitchell, Thomas, Sir, 1792-1855 -- Travel -- Australia, Southeastern -- Maps.  |  Australia, Southeastern -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.  |  New South Wales -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.  |  Victoria -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1831-1837 

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