Map of the country between Sind and Candahar, showing the course of the proposed railway [cartographic material] : constructed from the recent surveys executed by officers attached to the forces serving in southern Afghanistan, collated with the most authentic material by W. J. Turner / [lithographed by] W. & A. K. Johnston, Edinburgh & London.

Turner, W. J. (William John) [Browse]
London : Edward Stanford, 1880.
  • Scale 1:1,520,640 ; (E 64°10'--E 69°50'/N 31°50'--N 27°36').
  • 1 map : col. ; 31 X 36 cm.


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Map covers part of Kandahār Province, Afghanistan and Baluchistān Province, Pakistan .
  • Shows roads, railways, canals, passes, and route of proposed railway from Sibi to Kandahar.
  • Relief shown by hachures. Cultivated areas shown in green. Desert areas shown in brown.
  • From: Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society and monthly record of geography. Vol. 2 (1880), no. 9, pp. 529-52; held in Firestone Library. Call number: G7 .J6873
Issued to accompany articles: The highway from the Indus to Candahar / by Sir Richard Temple, Bart., G.C.S.I., C.I.E., D.C.L. Read before the Royal Geographical Society, June 14, 1880. Article includes diagrams and illustrations of areas on map -- Notes on the country between Candahar and Girishk / by Captain R. Beavan, F.R.G.S. and C.M.Z.S., Bengal Staff Corps, Assistant-Superintendent, Survey of India.
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Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society and monthly record of geography Vol. 2 (1880), no. 9, p. 529-52, facing page 592. London : Edward Stanford
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