Route of the South African Gold Fields Exploration Company's expedition 1869 to 1872 (and previous tracks)

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Type of resource cartographic
Form computer; online resource
Extent 1 map on 3 sheets : color ; 110 x 68 cm
Place [Place of publication not identified]
Publisher [Publisher not identified]
Publication date 1872; 1872
Issuance monographic
Language English
Map data Scale not determined, ; E 16°27'00"--E 32°53'00"/S 22°07'00"--S 34°49'00").


Cartographer Baines, Thomas, 1820-1875


Subject Africa > Maps > 19th century
Subject South Africa > Maps > 19th century
Subject Africa, Southern > Maps > 19th century
Genre Map
Genre Cartographic image-cri
Genre Maps

Bibliographic information

Note The map, which shows the route and previous tracks in red, covers the Eastern Cape, Orange Free State, Natal, Transvaal, Southern Rhodesia and Northern Rhodesia. Features and relief such as rivers, valleys and mountains as well as towns are indicated.
Note Detailed annotations regarding the people en route as well as notes on topographical conditions and on earlier expeditions.
Note Coordinates approximate and based on Greenwich meridian.
Note Descriptive text throughout.
Note Printed in 3 pieces.
Local note Stanford digital copy of map appears in 3 images.
Location electronic resource

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Use and reproduction
Image courtesy University of Cape Town Libraries, Special Collections: Maps scanned under the William and Yvonne Jacobson Digital Africana Program at UCT. If you have questions, please contact David Rumsey Map Center at
Property rights reside with the repository. Copyright © Stanford University. All Rights Reserved.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 3.0 Unported license (CC BY-NC).


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