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Number: 1707
Continent: Africa
Region: South
Place Names: Cape of Good Hope, Capetown, South Africa, Namaqualand, Orange River, Bechuanaland,
Year of Origin: 1918 (estimated)
Title: Cape Province, Transvaal, &c, Western Section. Plate 72
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Language: English
Publish Origin: Edinburgh
Height: 52.5
Width: 39.6
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale: 1 : 2,500,000
Color Type: Full Color
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Cartographer: John Bartholomew
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Publisher: The Edinburgh Geographical Institute
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Northernmost Latitude: -23.0
Southernmost Latitude: -35.0
Westernmost Longitude: 14.0
Easternmost Longitude: 24.0
Measurement Notes: on map
Notes: Garwood; two sheets #1707, 1706 to make complete map of The South Africa Cape Colony; source, "The Times Atlas'; scale printed on map; John George Bartholomew was the grandson of the Edinburgh publisher, George Bartholomew (b.1784). This firm has been one of the most prestigious and enduring cartographic firms remaining a standard in continual publication to the present time; now merged as part of the multinational HarperCollins Publishers under Rupert Murdoch?s News International Corporation.
Last updated: Nov 1, 2015