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Number: 3376
Continent: Africa
Region: East
Place Names: Limpopo River, Mozambique, Patos, Congunhana, Mt. Chibuto, Changane River
Year of Origin: 1895
Title: Esboco Hydrographico Do Rio Limpopo entre a Tha dos Patos o Sao do Gongunhana abraendo orio changone ate ao Monto Chibuto
Language: Portuguese
Publish Origin: Lisbon
Height: 168.4
Width: 79.0
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Large
Scale: 1 : 18,500
Color Type: No Color
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Cartographer: Alvaro de Oliveira Soares Andrea
Engraver: Imprensa Nacional
Publisher: Imprensa Nacional
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Northernmost Latitude: -24.6
Southernmost Latitude: -24.9
Westernmost Longitude: 33.55
Easternmost Longitude: 33.68
Measurement Notes: on map
Notes: rolled storage;[source Kevin Jackson] Naval map of Limpopo River between Patos island and Gongunhana, covering the Changane river up to Mount Chibuto; Bilene, Mozambique -- Rio Limpopo From Chibuto to Military Post of Languene Rare separately published map of a portion of the Limpopo River, from the Mount Chibuto Region to the Military Post of Languene, just north of Xai-Xai District. The map was prepared in conjunction with the war being fought by local tribes against the Portuguese in 1895. The map focuses on the rich agricultural lands drained by the Lower Limpopo, just north of its confluence with the sea. The key identifies: Sand dunes with grass Swamp land Populations of huts The title translates as follows: Hydrographical sketch of the Limpopo River between the Patos Island and the Gongunhana Range, extending from the Chang?e River to Monte Chibuto: made by the 1st Lieutenant of the Navy Alvaro Andr? commander of the Lancha C.? Cap?lo during the campaign operations from September to December, 1895.
Last updated: Jul 3, 2020