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Newcastle, New South Wales [cartographic material] / prepared by Australian Section Imperial General Staff
Bib ID 437557
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Great Britain. War Office. General Staff. Australian Section, cartographer
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale 1:63,360 ; transverse Mercator proj. (E 151°30ʹ--E 152°00ʹ/S 32°45ʹ--S 33°00ʹ). 
Printer ([Canberra] : Reprinted from black impressions by Royal Australian Survey Corps, 1952)
Description Melbourne : Australian Section Imperial General Staff, 1941 
1 map : col., mounted on linen ; 48 x 77 cm., on sheet 58 x 80 cm. 
Series

Australia 1:63,360 ; [I56-2] sheet no. 396.

Notes

Topographic map of Newcastle region, New South Wales, showing bridges, water courses, railways, electric transmission lines, roads and tracks, buildings, telegraph and telephone lines, vegetation, and trig stations. Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Depth shown by bathymetric isolines.

"Surveyed in 1940 by the Australian Survey Corps with aid of air photos by the Royal Australian Air Force".

"The framework of this Map depends entirely upon the First and Second Order Triangulation as carried out by the Australian Survey Corps".

"Crown copyright reserved".

"Contour interval 50 feet".

"AHQ/A2-6/0226 N".

Includes index to adjoining sheets, legend and grid referencing guide.

National Library of Australia's Copy 2 includes handwritten annotations in red pencil.

National Library of Australia's designation of sheet number: I 56 2 396.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-769741025

Subjects Newcastle Region (N.S.W.) -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1940 
Form/genre Topographic maps.
Other authors/contributors Australia. Army. Survey Corps, surveyor  |  Australia. Royal Australian Air Force, surveyor  |  Australia. Army. A.H.Q. Cartographic Company, cartographer  |  Australia. Army. Royal Australian Survey Corps, surveyor, cartographer
Also Titled

New South Wales, Newcastle

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