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Map of the River Hunter, and its branches [cartographic material] : shewing the Lands reserved thereon for Church purposes, the Locations made to Settlers, and the Settlement and part of the Lands of the Australian Agricultural Company at Port Stephens together with the Station of the Mission to the Aborigines belonging to the London Missionary Society on Lake Macquarie, New South Wales / engraved and published August 1st. 1828, by J. Cross, 18 Holborn, opposite Furnivals Inn, London. To Lieut. General Sir Thos. McDugall Brisbane, KCB, late Governor in Chief of N.S. Wales and its dependencies, to whose liberal administration the Colony is much indebted for her present Wealth and Respectability, This Map in remembrance thereof is respecfully dedicated, by his Obliged & Obedt. Servant, Henry Dangar
Bib ID 2787133
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Cross, Joseph
 
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Scale Scale [ca. 1:200 000] 
Description London : Engraved & published ... by J. Cross 18 Holborn Opposite Furnivals Inn, Aug. 1st. 1828 
1 map : col., dissected and mounted on linen ; 125 x 104 cm., folded to 22.5 x 14 cm. in slip case & index. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; Map NK 646.

Full contents Inset: Plan of allotments in Kings Town [Newcastle] 1828. 
Notes

From: Index and directory to map of the country bordering upon the River Hunter : the lands of the Australian-Agricultural Company, with the ground plan and allotments of King's Town, New South Wales : containing a detail of the annual quit rent and amount of the redemption of the same ; also historical notes upon the tenure and principle of granting lands in the colony since 1810 ; also for the guidance of emigrant settlers, a description of the unlocated country in the vicinity of Hunter's River ; useful geographical notes on Liverpool Plains ; the present regulations and conditions upon which grants and sales of land are made by government, with observations thereon, with a view of the present state of agriculture in the colony, price of land, advice to settlers, &c. the whole forming with regard to land affairs in that colony, a complete emigrant's guide / by H. Dangar. London : Joseph Cross, 1828.

Map of Hunter River district showing Parish & County boundaries, towns, tracks, churches, farm houses, coal mine with some description of topography. Relief shown by hachures.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-230579854

Index held in Map Section at NK 646 is a photocopy.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection Map NK 646.

Subjects Real property -- New South Wales -- Hunter River Region -- Maps.  |  Hunter River Region (N.S.W.) -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1828 
Other authors/contributors Dangar, H. (Henry), 1796-1861. Index and directory to map of the country bordering upon the River Hunter

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