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TitlePilot chart of the North Atlantic Ocean
SubjectNautical charts--North Atlantic Ocean
Description"Date of publication, June 30 [for the month of] July, 1892" (top edge). "Published monthly at the Hydrographic Office, Bureau of Navigation, Navy Department, Washington, D.C." (bottom edge). Compass rose with magnetic variation lines on the map; "variation is for 1890"(top edge). Wind direction and force shown by wind roses. Shows ice limits. Includes legend (bottom left). Detailed Notes: Storm signals -- Charts published and cancelled -- Storms in the North Atlantic -- Weather -- Branch hydrography offices. -- Includes inset: The Sable Island hurricane of August 29, 1891. Shows storm track with notes.
Place of PublicationWashington, D.C.
PublisherDefense Mapping Agency
Date1892-06-30
Dimensions of Original59 x 96 cm
ContributorsUnited States. Defense Mapping Agency
United States. Hydrographic Office
Location DepictedNorth Atlantic Ocean
Time Period19th Century
LanguageEng
Local Call NumberG 9111 C8 S16000 U5 1892 JULY MAP
TypeStill Image
Resource TypeMap
FormatImage/jpeg
Record NoCNS-M0085
SourcePrint map held in the Centre for Newfoundland Studies.
CollectionCentre for Newfoundland Studies - Digitized Maps
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries. Centre for Newfoundland Studies
High ResolutionRight click link to download jpeg (0.47 MB) http://collections.mun.ca/maps/G_9111_C8_S16000_U5.jpg -- Right click link to download tif file (18.4 MB) http://collections.mun.ca/maps/G_9111_C8_S16000_U5.tif
CONTENTdm file name90.jpg
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