Admiralty Chart of the Approach to Rangoon

£1,500.00

Burma – Gulf of Mataban – Rangoon River and Approaches

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Engraved chart of the approach to Rangoon, 95 x 66 cm, engraved by Davies and Company, black and white (lighthouses/beacons highlighted in colour), first published in 1885 with corrections to 1922, ink stamp to lower right hand corner, folded into 12 panels, blank verso.

Covering the mouth of the river, between Rangoon (Yangon) and the sea, showing villages, pagodas, beacons, waterways, sands and soundings; reference notes on creeks and tides; inset plan of the port of Rangoon, the entrance to the China Bakir River (To River) and two coastal profiles.

Title

Admiralty Chart of the Approach to Rangoon

Mapmaker(s)

Admiralty Chart, WHARTON, Captain WJL

Place of publication

London

Date of publication

1922

Colour

black and white

Printed Area Measurements

95 x 66 cm