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Map shewing route of exploring party under command of Colonel P.E. Warburton, from the centre of continent to Roebourne, Western Australia [cartographic material] / copied from Col. Warburton's plan by Arthur G. De La Poer Beresford in the Surveyor General's Office, Adelaide
Bib ID 3621911
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Warburton, Peter Egerton, 1813-1889
 
Online Versions
Scale [Scale ca. 1:1,100,000] (E 117°--E 134°/S 19°--S 24°) 
Description Adelaide : Frazer S. Crawford, Photo-lithographer, Surveyor General's Office, 1874 
1 map on 2 sheets ; 51 x 162 cm., sheets 63 x 89 and smaller. 
Full contents
  • [Sheet 1 (east). Alice Springs, N.T., to Joanna Springs, W.A.]
  • [Sheet 2 (west). Joanna Springs to Roebourne, W.A.]
 
Notes

Strip map extending from Alice Springs, N.T. to De Grey River, W.A. and the Indian Ocean. This map shows the route of the expedition lead by Peter Egerton Warburton, retired South Australian Police Commissioner, as a party of seven including his son Richard Egerton Warburton, and features their camps, water holes and water courses. The expedition left Alice Springs in April 1873 and arrived at Roebourne, W.A. in Jan. 1874. Their route passed through Lake White and Emily Springs, south of Balgo, W.A. and across the Great Sandy Desert. Relief by hachures, with spot heights, with annotations on topography and vegetation.

The original plan was plotted by Richard Egerton Warburton.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-763082996

Subjects Warburton, Peter Egerton, 1813-1889 -- Travel -- Northern Territory -- Maps.  |  Warburton, Richard Egerton, 1840-  |  Western Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.  |  Northern Territory -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1873 
Other authors/contributors Beresford, Arthur G. De La Poer  |  South Australia. Surveyor-General's Office

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MAP RM 1194 (Copy 2)
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MAP RM 1194 (Copy 3)
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