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British Antarctic Expedition, 1907 [cartographic material] : general map showing the explorations and surveys of the Expedition, 1907-09
Bib ID 3316181
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale 1:6,000,000 (E 900̊0'--W 1350̊0'/S 700̊0'--S 900̊0') 
Description [London] : Royal Geographical Society, 1909 
1 map : col. ; 39 x 39 cm. 
Full contents Inset: [Map of Antarctica showing the inward and return routes taken by the British Antarctic Expedition, 1907-1909 lead by Shackleton]. Scale 1:48,000,000. 
Notes

Map showing the area explored by Ernest Shackleton's British Antarctic Expedition, 1907-1909. The routes shown cover the areas explored or surveyed along the eastern coast of South Victoria Land, including the route of the South Magnetic Pole Party, and along the southern coastline of the Ross Sea. Shackleton's route towards the South Pole is also shown, including the southern-most point at 162E̊, 88S̊23'. Land relief is indicated by spot heights, hachures and contours.

Printer's proof of the published map in the Geographical Journal, 1909.

At top right corner of sheet: Antarctic regions. Shackleton.

MAP AAD RGS Coll. 974 copy Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2604797197

No. 974 of the Royal Geographical Society Antarctic map collection from the Australian Antarctic Division and on loan to the Maps Section, National Library of Australia.

Subjects British Antarctic Expedition (1907-1909) -- Maps.  |  Scientific expeditions -- Antartica -- South Victoria Land -- Maps.  |  Scientific expeditions -- South Pole -- Maps.  |  South Victoria Land (Antarctica) -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.  |  South Magnetic Pole (Antarctica) -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.  |  South Pole -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.  |  Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1909 
Other authors/contributors Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922  |  Australia. Antarctic Division
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General map showing the explorations and surveys of the Expedition, 1907-1909

The Geographical journal.

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