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Title
Chart showing the discoveries and approximate track of Edward Bransfield, Master R.N. in the hired brig 'Williams' of Blyth, when exploring the South Shetland Islands and the northern extremity of Graham Land in the year 1820 / drawn by Lieut. Commander R.T. Gould, R.N.
Scale
[ca. 1:2,750,000]
Name/Creator
Gould, Rupert T. (Rupert Thomas), 1890-1948, creator
Bransfield, Edward.
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Map Coll (Pusey)
Place of Origin
[London]
Publisher
Royal Geographical Society
Language
English
Description
1 map : col ; 19 x 22 cm.
Form/Genre
cartographic

map

Maps

Maps

Maps

Maps
Subject
Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- British -- Maps ;  Graham Land (Antarctica) -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps ;  Bransfield Strait -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps ;  South Shetland Islands (Antarctica) -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps ;  Discoveries in geography -- 19th century

Category
Maps

Antarctica

Note
Covers the South Shetlands and islands of Bransfield Strait as well as the coastline of Trinity Peninsula [i.e. Graham Land] and Joinville Island. The map Land relief to a limited extent is shown by spot heights and hachures.

Relief shown hachures.

Above upper right margin: The Geographic Journal, Mar, 1925.

Distinguishes by red annotations between Bransfield's own observations and soundings and features drawn from Admiralty map no. 1238.

At bottom right corner of sheet: Antarctic. Bransfield's Track. Gould.

Inset: Facsimile signature from original chart.

Includes notes.
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  Geographic Journal
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