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Cameroons under United Kingdom Trusteeship / drawn & reproduced by Survey Dept., Nigeria.

Cartographer:
Nigeria. Survey Department [Browse]
Format:
Map
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • [Lagos], Nigeria : Survey Department, 1954.
  • London : Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1954.
  • Crown Copyright Reserved.
Description:
  • (E 8°33ʹ00ʹʹ--E 14°37ʹ00ʹʹ/N 12°30ʹ00ʹʹ--N 3°53ʹ24ʹʹ).
  • 1 map : color ; 58 x 35 cm
Series:
Notes:
  • Map shows: international, provincial, Nigeria-Cameroons, divisional, and district boundaries; customs stations; three classes of roads; railways; lighthouses; telegraph lines; wireless stations; native courts. The Trustee Territories administered as part of Bornu, Adamawa, Benue, and Eastern Region are shown by color code.
  • The territory of the Cameroons under the United KIngdom trusteeship consisted of two mountainous strips on the eastern frontier of Nigeria, extending from Lake Chad to the Atlantic Ocean. It is divided by a strech of approximately 45 miles into north and south by the Benue River.
  • "1850/17/3-54"
  • Original map is filed in the Map/Geospatial Center, a map reproduction are attached to companion volume.
With:
Issued to accompany volume: Report by Her Majesty's Government in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the General Assembly of the United Nations on the administration of the Cameroons under United Kingdom Trusteeship for the year 1953 / London : Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1954.
Geographic coverage:
This map shows part of Nigeria and part of Cameroon.
Other format(s):
Available also online through: Princeton University Libraries, Digital Map & Geographic Data Web site.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • Thematic maps.
  • Maps.
Other title(s):
Cameroons
Refer to this Map as:
  • CAMEROONS Scale:- 1:2,000,000
In:
Colonial Office. Report by Her Majesty's Government in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the General Assembly of the United Nations on the administration of the Cameroons under United Kingdom Trusteeship for the year 1953. Colonial 309, map facing page 228. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1954. (228 pages: 3 maps ; 26 cm).
Issuing body:
Other views:
Staff view