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Number: 1519
Continent: Africa
Region: East
Place Names: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
Year of Origin: 1858
Title: Sketch Map of Eastern Africa Shweing the Various Routes travelled by the Expedition.
Language: English
Publish Origin: Edinburgh
Height: 18.5
Width: 22.9
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Small
Scale: 1 : 10,090,900
Color Type: Outline Color
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Cartographer: John Hanning Speke
Engraver: William Johnston
Alexander Keith Johnston
Publisher: William Blackwood
Other Contributors:
Northernmost Latitude: 4.9
Southernmost Latitude: -11.9
Westernmost Longitude: 24.0
Easternmost Longitude: 46.0
Measurement Notes: on map Greenwich prime
Notes: from book # 2168, bound issues of "Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine" Sept.1859 p. 339-357 'Journal of a cruise on the Tanganyika Lake, Central Africa' and Oct. 1859 No. DXXVIII, Vol. LXXXVI, 'Captain J. H. Speke's Discovery of the Victoria Nyanza Lake, The Suupposed Source of the Nile. From His Journal' part II. p. 391-420, part III p.565-582
Last updated: Aug 16, 2010