Admiralty Chart of the Bangka StraitSKU: 8743
Admiralty Chart of the Bangka Strait
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101 x 67 cm sheet size
black and white
China Sea – Banka Strait
Engraved British chart of the Bangka Strait, sheet size 101 x 67 cm, black and white, engraved by John and Charles Walker, centrefold; shows soundings etc, with interior detail of relief, roads and settlements. First published in 1858, but revised from British and Dutch surveys. Bangka and Sumatra, in modern Indonesia, were part of the Dutch East Indies.