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Number: 3169
Continent: Africa
Region: West
Place Names: Binue (now Benue) River, Nigeria
Year of Origin: 1880
Title: Map of the UPPER BINUE RIVER, from a Survey by Mr. E. R. Flegel of the Church Missionary Society's Expedition 1879.
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Language: English
Publish Origin: London
Height: 21.4
Width: 81.0
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale: 1 : 293,000
Color Type: Full Color
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Cartographer: Keith Johnston
E. R. Flegel
Engraver: Alexander Keith Johnston
Publisher: RGS Royal Geographical Society
Other Contributors: Church Missionary Society
Northernmost Latitude: 9.25
Southernmost Latitude: 8.95
Westernmost Longitude: 11.45
Easternmost Longitude: 13.55
Measurement Notes: Prime meridian Greenwich.
Notes: Associated with book ID 554 by Edward Hutchinson. On the lower left corner, inside the neat line, there is an inset of the area, titled " Part of Central Africa North of the Equator from the general map of Africa by Keith Johnston F.R.G.S." Scale miles 69 to 1 degree. The main map has a cut along the beginning of a fold in the upper middle margin, repaired.
Last updated: Sep 30, 2017