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Royal Commission for the Improvement of the City of Sydney and Its Suburbs : plans, &c. / Royal Commission for the Improvement of the City of Sydney and Its Suburbs ; G.D. McDuff engineering & litho., draftsman ; R.C.G. Coulter delt., invt. [sketches]
Bib ID 7504425
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline [cartographic image, sheet]
Author
New South Wales. Royal Commission for the Improvement of the City of Sydney and Its Suburbs, cartographer
 
Online Versions
Scale Scales differ (E 151⁰12' 34/S 33⁰51' 54) 
Printer Sydney : photo-lithographed by W.A. Gullick Government Printer
Description Sydney : Royal Commission for the Improvement of the City of Sydney and Its Suburbs, 1909 
43 maps, 1 section, 1 view : colour ; on sheets 68 x 104 cm, or smaller + 11 sketches. 
Full contents
  • Plan no. 1. Mr. Gordon's proposals
  • Plan no. 2 Mr. John Sulman's proposals
  • Plan no. 3. Mr. Vernon's proposals
  • Plan no. 4. Mr. Greenwood's proposals
  • Plan no. 5. Camperdown-Newtown improvements, Mr. Epps proposals
  • Plan no. 6. Rev. Canon Boyce's proposals
  • Plan no. 7. Mr. Caswell's proposals
  • Plan no. 8. Mr. Fitzgerald's proposals
  • Plan no. 9. Mr. J. Barlow's proposals
  • Plan no. 10. Monsignor O'Haran's proposals
 
Notes

Title taken from Commission report.

These plans and sketches have been extracted from vol. 2 of the Commission report.

Plans "recommended by the Commission" bear holograph of the Commision president, Thomas Hughes, dated 25th June 1909.

"42073"

At head of each plan: Royal Commission on Sydney Improvement.

Plans show proposals submitted to the Royal Commission of various schemes to improve Sydney's infrastructure. Plans include named streets and roads, tunnels, bridges, viaducts, tramways, railways, undergraound railways, ports, parks and buildings.

Some plans have sections.

National Library of Australia holds 1 sheet of plan nos. 38, and 48

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-574722059

Subjects City planning -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Maps.  |  Highway planning -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Maps.  |  Public works -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Maps.  |  Transportation -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Maps.  |  Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1909 
Form/genre Thematic maps,
Other authors/contributors Coulter, Charles, 1864-1956  |  Selfe, Norman, 1839-1911  |  McDuff, G. D., lithographer, draftsman  |  Sulman, John, Sir, 1849-1934  |  New South Wales. Parliament. Legislative Assembly  |  New South Wales. Royal Commission for the Improvement of the City of Sydney and Its Suburbs. Report of the Royal Commission for the Improvement of the City and Its Suburbs  |  W.A. Gullick Government Printer, lithographer
Also Titled

Royal Commission on Sydney Improvement

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MAP G8974.S9G45 1909
Copy: Plan nos. 38, and 48 (1 sheet)
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