Map of the route of the R.G.S. East African expedition to Lakes Nyassa & Tanganyika [cartographic material] : constructed from Mr. Thomson's original map collated with the routes of other explorers by W. J. Turner / [lithographed by] Edwd. Weller, Red Lion Square.

Author
Turner, W. J. (William John) [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
English
Published/​Created
London : Edward Stanford, 1880.
Description
  • Scale [ca. 1:2,740,000] ; (E 27°50'--E 40°10'/S 4°50'--S 10°00').
  • 1 map : col. ; 21 X 49 cm.

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Notes
  • Routes of expedition shown in red. Locations of camps along route are given.
  • Previous routes of Livingstone, Stanley, Burton, Speke, Cameron, Elton, Cotterill, and Stewart are shown.
  • Includes elevation profile: Approximate section along Mr. Thomson's route between Nyassa and Tanganyika [vert. scale ca. 1:161,600]. Landmarks along section are shown.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • From: Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society and monthly record of geography. Vol. 2 (1880), no. 12, pp. 721-42; held in Firestone Library. Call number: G7 .J6873
With
Issued to accompany article: Journey of the Society's East African expedition / by Joseph Thomson. Read before the Royal Geographical Society, November 8, 1880.
Other format(s)
  • Available also online through: 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 institutions only.
In
Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society and monthly record of geography Vol. 2 (1880), no. 12, p. 721-42, facing page 784. London : Edward Stanford
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