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Ernest Flint's exploration from Alice Springs eastward in 1882 [cartographic material] : party consisting of E. Flint, M.C. Shirley, H. Price, J. Godlee
Bib ID 42214
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Flint, Ernest Ebenezer Samuel, 1854-1887
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale [ca 1:550 000] (E 133°55'--E 136°20'/S 22°45'--S 24°00') 
Description [Canberra : s.n., 1968] 
1 map ; 70 x 101 cm. 
Series

Explorers' plans Northern Territory ; no. 29.

Notes

Facsimile copy of ms. map extending from Alice Springs to Shirley Range [named after Mounted Constable Shirley] ie. Eula and Jervois Range. Map shows Flint's route, camps with dates, water courses and water holes, relief by hachures, and notes on topography. Includes Aboriginal names for features. Detail is given for route only and sheet [is cut?] at the first camp east of the "Godlee Creek" [Plenty River] and does not record his farthest point.

On original: "Note: The distances on this plan are all too large Mr Flint having taken his rate of travelling at 4 m. per hour instead of 3".

Photograph of an original held by the Northern Territory Archives Service.

Original corrected, edited by the Surveyor-General's Office, Adelaide?

Coordinates of original map ca. E 133°55'--E 136°25'/S 22°30'--S 24°00'.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232697716

Reproduction Facsimile of the author's ms. map as edited by the Surveyor-General's Office, Adelaide: 1882. 
Subjects Plenty River Region (N.T.) -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.  |  Alice Springs Region (N.T.) -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1882 
Other authors/contributors South Australia. Surveyor-General's Office

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