Map of part of the island of Newfoundland [cartographic material] : to illustrate the paper by Staff-Commander G. Robinson R.N. / [engraved by] Edwd. Weller.

Author
Murray, Alex (Alexander), 1811-1885 [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
English
Published/​Created
London: published for the Journal of the Royal Geographical Society, by J. Murray, Albemarle Street, 1877.
Description
  • Scale [ca. 1:257,000] (W 57°55'--W 56°00'/N 49°45'--N 49°15').
  • 1 map : col. ; 18 X 55 cm.

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Notes
  • Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
  • Route of the party overland from Bonne Bay to Green Bay is shown.
  • Includes elevation profile of route [horizontal scale 1:253,440; vertical scale ca. 1:38,400].
  • Includes descriptions of vegetation and soil quality.
  • From: The Journal of the Royal Geographical Society of London. Vol. 47, (1877), pp. 278-84; held in Firestone Library. Call number: G7 .J687 v.47 1877
With
Issued to accompany article: Report of a journey across the island of Newfoundland, undertaken at the instance of his Excellency Sir J. H. Glover, from the south-west arm of Green Bay, viâ Gold Cove in White Bay, to the east arm of Bonne Bay / by Staff-Commander George Robinson, R.N.
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  • Available also online through the Princeton University Libraries, Digital Map & Geographic Data Web site.
  • Online version of companion article available also through the JSTOR Web site. Access limited to subscribing member insitutions only.
In
Journal of the Royal Geographical Society of London. Vol. 47 (1877 ), p. 278-84, facing page 279. London : John Murray
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