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Title
Trigonometrical survey of the Maldive Islands / 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.
Scale
[ca. 1:310,000]
Name/Creator
Moresby, Robert., creator
Powell, Frederick Thomas.
Agassiz, Alexander, 1835-1910
Molony, L. A.
Gardiner, Stanley.
Great Britain, Hydrographic Dept.
J. & C. Walker (Firm)
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Harvard Geospatial Library georeferenced image]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.gisdata:011521085 
Digital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Map Coll (Pusey)
Place of Origin
[London
Publisher
Hydrographic Office
Language
English
Description
1 map on 3 sheets ; 311 x 58 cm., each sheet 106 x 64 cm. or smaller.
Form/Genre
cartographic

map

Maps
Subject
Maldives -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps ;  Nautical charts -- Maldives

Category
Indian Ocean & Islands

Maps

Agassiz, Alexander, 1835-1910

Note
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.

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