Maps of Indian Railways (1916)

Railway, Canal and Road Map of India published by the Survey of India 1916

Published: 1916

Date: 1916

Railway, Canal and Road Map of India published by the Survey of India 1916. Five of a set of six large detailed maps that covered the whole of British India from Afghanistan to Burma. On paper, each sheet 112 by 76 cm. Scale 32 miles to the inch. Sheet I includes Afghanistan, Kashmir and the North West Frontier Sheet II includes the borders of India and Tibet Sheet III Bombay, Central India, Rajputana, Hyderabad and Orissa Sheet IV Bengal, Assam, Burma etc. Sheet VI Malay peninsula, Andaman and Nicobar islands A key includes information on different railway gauges, canals, roads, tracks etc. Heights shown by shading or hachuring. Some edge nicks to sheet VI and repairs to a tear to the reverse with archival quality clear tape. The maps have been rolled. Overall Good condition.

Condition
Good

Binding
Maps on paper

£110

Offered by Arthur Hook