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Australia from surveys made by order of the British Government combined with those of D'Entrecasteaux, Baudin, Freycinet &c. &c. [cartographic material] / by John Arrowsmith, 1842
Bib ID 3573495
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Arrowsmith, John, 1790-1873
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale [1:5,068,800] 
Description London : Pub.d by John Arrowsmith, 1st May 1842 
1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. ; 64 x 86 cm. ; folds to slipcase 17,3 x 11,8 cm. 
Notes

Map of Australia showing state boundaries, towns, drainage and in particular counties (19 counties in N.S.W. and 26 in Western Australia). The map includes explanatory notes on explorers and dating their discoveries and also includes dated notes about explorers covering the period from Torres in 1606 to Eyre in 1840. Notes on topography and vegetation. Relief is shown by hachures. Assembled from two sheets, seen severally as "Eastern portion of Australia by John Arrowsmith" and "Australia from surveys made (...)". The coverage of the sheets overlaps, and the "Eastern portion" cartouche is discarded when the map is fully assembled.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231341530

National Library's copy at RM 924 is incomplete, holding left sheet only.

Subjects Counties -- Western Australia -- Maps.  |  Counties -- New South Wales -- Maps.  |  Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.  |  Australia -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1842 

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