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Trigonometrical survey of the Maldive Islands

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Creator/Contributor:
Moresby, Robert., creator
Powell, Frederick Thomas.
Agassiz, Alexander, 1835-1910
Molony, L. A.
Gardiner, Stanley.
Great Britain, Hydrographic Department.
J. & C. Walker (Firm)
Place Of Origin:
England
[London
Publisher:
Hydrographic Office
Creation Date:
1904]
1904
Extent:
1 map on 3 sheets ; 311 x 58 cm., each sheet 106 x 64 cm. or smaller.
Language:
English
Genre:
map
Maps
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Nautical charts--Maldives
Maldives--Discovery and exploration--Maps
Notes:
Depths shown by soundings.
On all sheets: "Magnetic variation in 1904, increasing about 2' annually."
Below lower margin: "Published according to Act of Parliament by John Walker Geographer to the Honble. East India Company Decr. 10th 1839. Corrections at the Admirality October 1866. Sold by J.D. Potter agent for the Admirality Charts, 145 Minories."
On sheets 1 and 2: "Large corrections Oct[ober] 1866, Feb. 1899."
"Small corrections" noted on all sheets at lower left margin.
Sheets numbered 2432, 2433, 2434.
Also available online.
Attribution:
by Commander R. Moresby, assisted by Lieut. F.T. Powell, Indian Navy ; additions and corrections by Professor A. Agassiz, Mr. Stanley Gardiner and Mr. L. A. Molony, 1902 ; eng. by J. & C. Walker.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Record ID:
990115210850203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990115210850203941/catalog