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Fire Underwriters Association of N.S. Wales detail survey maps [City of Sydney] / Fire Underwriters Association of N.S. Wales
Bib ID 7890607
Format MapMap
Author
Fire Underwriters Association of New South Wales, issuing body
 
Scale Scale approximately 1:457 (E 150°51ʹ04ʺ--E 151°12ʹ46ʺ/S 33°49ʹ54ʺ--S 33°53ʹ01ʺ). 
Description Sydney, N.S.W. : Fire Underwriters Association of New South Wales, 1919-1935 
21 maps : architectural linen ; on sheet 68 x 80 cm or smaller 
Full contents
  • [City of Sydney]: United Coy.'s Block No. 123, Holdsworth MacPherson & Coy.'s Block No. 124
  • Wentworth Hotel Block No. 129
  • Parson's Block No. 140, A.U.S.N. Cos.' Block No. 144
  • Huddart Parker's Block No. 143
  • Howard Smith & Cos. Block No. 145
  • Connell's Block No. 146, Keep's Block No. 147
  • McArthurs' Block No. 148, Lassetters' Block No. 149
  • Farmer & Cos' Block 150, Her Majestys' Theatre Block 151
  • Crimley's Block No. 159, Buzacott's Block No. 160
  • Federal Wharves Block No. 161
 
Notes

Maps of blocks in central Sydney (City of Sydney, Haymarket, Surry Hills and Ultimo) showing streets, tramlines and railway lines, hydrants and water mains, buildings, street numbers, names of building occupiers, building materials and fire protection facilities.

Original ink drawings on architectural linen.

Each sheet is both numbered and titled: e.g. "Athlone Place, Block No. 205, Section No., 3."

The Fire and Accident Underwriters Association was until 1921 the Fire Underwriters Association; later, as the Fire Accident and Marine Underwriters Association it became the Insurance Council of Australia, since 1975 representing over 120 private and public general insurers.

Early sheets engraved by S.L. George Rees; later sheets engraved by Thomas Murray or E.B. Dunstan.

National Library of Australia holds published version of some sheets in atlas titled 'City of Sydney detail survey maps' shelved at RM 1952.

Subjects Buildings -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Maps.  |  Fire insurance -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Maps.  |  Real property -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Maps.  |  Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1919-1935 
Form/genre Cadastral maps.  |  Manuscript maps.
Other authors/contributors Murray, Thomas. engraver  |  Rees, S. L. George, engraver  |  Fire Underwriters Association of New South Wales. City of Sydney detail survey maps  |  Fire and Accident Underwriters Association of New South Wales
Also Titled

Fire-Underwriters Association of N.S. Wales detail survey maps [City of Sydney]

Detail survey maps [City of Sydney]

[City of Sydney] detail survey maps

Fire Underwriters Association of New South Wales detail survey maps [City of Sydney]

Title on later sheets: Fire and Accident Underwriters Association of N.S. Wales detail survey maps

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    Call Number: MAP G8974.S9G475 1919-1935
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