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Number: 1762
Continent: Africa
Region: West
Place Names:
Year of Origin: 1753
Title: A Chart of the Western Coast of AFRICA from the twelfth degree of Latitude North to the eleventh degree South with the adjacent Islands drawn from the French Chart of the Western Ocean Published in 1738 by order of the Count de Maurepas; improved from particular Surveys Published by Barbot, Smith, Marchaise and others & regulated by Astronomical Observations
Sub-Title: [lower left margin] Plate 164, No. 94, Vol.2, P. 362
Language: English
Publish Origin: London
Height: 18.5
Width: 23.8
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale: 1 : 13,821,200
Color Type: No Color
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Cartographer: Thomas Kitchin
Engraver: Thomas Kitchin
Publisher: Thomas Salmon
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Northernmost Latitude: 12.0
Southernmost Latitude: -11.0
Westernmost Longitude: -15.05
Easternmost Longitude: 14.45
Measurement Notes: Prime meridian Greenwich. Original prime meridian Isl. de Fer.
Notes: from Salmon's 'Universal Traveller' [scale measured on center 10 degrees of latitude]
Last updated: Sep 17, 2014