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Number: 3208
Continent: Africa
Region: Central
Place Names: Mossamedes, Angola, Namibia
Year of Origin: 1883
Title: Portuguese Possessions on the West Coast of Africa
Sub-Title: Map of the Southern Part of Portuguese Possessions on the West Coast of Africa to illustrate the Earl of Mayo's Journey in 1882-1883.
Language: English
Publish Origin: London
Height: 20.6
Width: 29.2
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Small
Scale: 1 : 1,774,080
Color Type: Full Color
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Cartographer: Dermot R. W. Bourke, Earl of Mayo
Engraver: H. Sharbau
Edward Weller
Publisher: RGS Royal Geographical Society
Other Contributors:
Northernmost Latitude: -14.25
Southernmost Latitude: -17.0
Westernmost Longitude: 11.2
Easternmost Longitude: 16.0
Measurement Notes: Prime meridian Greenwich.
Notes: [pertains to both Central Africa, and South Africa] Associated with book ID 3647. In the bottom center of the map, outside the neat line, "Pub.d for the Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society. 1883."
Last updated: Aug 25, 2017