German Naval Chart of Lindi, East Africa

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Indischer Ocea – Afrika, Ost Küst – Lindi-Bucht

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Imperial German Naval Office chart, sheet size 76.5 x 56 cm, engraved by K. Blume, black and white, date-stamped 27 May 1896, laid on linen; shows sands, soundings etc, with interior detail of relief, vegetation, roads and settlements; inset profiles and view of the port of Lindi. Germany consolidated its hold over German East Africa in the late 1880s and 1890s. Lindi is now in southern Tanzania.

Title

German Naval Chart of Lindi, East Africa

Mapmaker(s)

Reichsmarineamt

Engraver(s)

BLUME, K

Publisher

Gieseke & Devrient

Place of publication

Berlin, Leipzig

Date of publication

1896

Colour

black and white

Printed Area Measurements

76.5 x 56 cm [sheet size]