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Number: 2634
Continent: Africa
Region: North
Place Names: Oran, Algeria
Year of Origin: 1764
Title: 73 [Barbarie] [Oran]
Language: French
Publish Origin: Marseille
Height: 12.4
Width: 19.9
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Small
Color Type: Outline Color
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Cartographer: Joseph Roux
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Northernmost Latitude: 35.7
Southernmost Latitude: 35.6
Westernmost Longitude: -0.8
Easternmost Longitude: -0.5
Measurement Notes: modern Greenwich estimates
Notes: Joseph Roux (1725-1793) was a Marseilles hydrographer who both published and as well manufactured and sold charts, navigating instruments and related nautical equipment. At about the mid-century, he received the right to be called ""Hidrographe du Roy,"" and in 1764 published a series of 12 charts of the Mediterranean; he simultaneously published a smaller format atlas of 65 harbour chart
Last updated: Mar 14, 2015