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Number: 2499
Continent: Africa
Region: West
Place Names: Gambia, Senegal, Silla, Niger River, Mali, Timbuctu, Timbuctoo,
Year of Origin: 1798
Title: The Route of Mr. Mungo Park, from Pisania on the River Gambia, to Silla , on the River Joliba, or Niger; With his return by the Southern Route, to Pisania. Compiled from Mr. Park's Observations, Notes, & Sketches By J. Rennell
Language: English
Publish Origin: London
Height: 25.5
Width: 65.0
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale: 1 : 2,682,240
Color Type: Outline Color
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Cartographer: James Rennell
Mungo Park
Engraver: J. Walker
Publisher: James Rennell
Other Contributors:
Northernmost Latitude: 17.7
Southernmost Latitude: 10.0
Westernmost Longitude: -18.0
Easternmost Longitude: -2.5
Measurement Notes: modern estimates; prime meridian on map is ~3 degrees in error;
Notes: 1st journey of Mungo Park; see book ID 280-W;
Last updated: Feb 16, 2021