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Number: 2555
Continent: Africa
Region: North
Place Names: Suez, Cairo Egypt, Nile delta,
Year of Origin: 1864
Title: Karte des Nil-Delta und des Isthmus von Sues
Language: German
Publish Origin: Gotha, Germany
Height: 13.6
Width: 18.2
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale: 1 : 1,500,000
Color Type: No Color
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Cartographer: August Petermann
Engraver: Carl Hellfarth
Publisher: Johann Georg Justus Perthes and Heirs
Geographische Mittheilungen
Other Contributors: Lecocq Fremondiere
M. Cazaux
Northernmost Latitude: 31.65
Southernmost Latitude: 29.7
Westernmost Longitude: 29.84
Easternmost Longitude: 32.8
Measurement Notes: Prime meridian Greenwich.
Notes: This corresponds to upper map, the bottom of figure has two insets (total height of 24.2 cm): the left one is titled "Plan von Ismaila von Ch. Lecocq de la Fremondiere" and the right one is titled "Karte des Susswasser-Canals von Divisionschef M. Cazaux" Upper Left Corner: "Petermann's Geographische Mittheilungen." Upper Right Corner: "Jahrgang 1864, Tafel 8."
Last updated: Nov 29, 2014