Compass sketch plan of Pretoria, Transvaal

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Type of resource cartographic
Form cartographic image
Extent 1 map : color ; 54 x 50 cm
Place Pretoria
Publisher Litho. at the Intelligence Branch ... Cen. Dept. Horse Guards
Publication date 1880
Language English
Digital origin reformatted digital
Map data Scale not determined ; E 27°57'00"--E 28°27'00"/S 25°32'00"--S 25°59'00"


Cartographer Great Britain. Army. Royal Engineers
Associated with Great Britain. War Office. Intelligence Branch


Subject Africa > Maps > 19th century
Subject Pretoria (South Africa) > Maps > 19th century
Genre Map

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Note The map has been mounted on a wooden board and varnished. Small pieces of the map are torn off.
Repository University of Cape Town

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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
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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 3.0 Unported license (CC BY-NC).


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