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Gafour
Gafour
Map showing Gafour in Siliana governorate, showing state, administrative, district and communal boundaries, with magnetic declination, long distance roads, communication routes, local highways, irregularly maintained dirt roads, logging roads and mule tracks, remains of Roman roads, stone bridges, suspended bridges with supports, footbridges, ferries, fords navigable by vehicle or foot, rivers, forests, marshes, dunes, vines, water sources dry in summer, churches, chapels or holy places, houses, wells and fountains, water and wind mills, fixed and rotating lighthouses, port lights, cannons, cemetries, irrigation canals, trigonometric points, telegraphs, posts. Colour. Relief shown by form lines, contours and shading. Scale 1 : 50.000.
Gaika Location, containing portions of the Divisions of Cathcart, Stutterheim and Komgha. Plan shewing the system of roads recommended for adoption
Gaika Location, containing portions of the Divisions of Cathcart, Stutterheim and Komgha. Plan shewing the system of roads recommended for adoption
Map of the Divisions of Cathcart, Stutterheim and Komgha in the Eastern Cape showing main roads, divisional roads, farm roads or rights of way, with boundaries and names of farms and their owners, reserves, church lands, commonage an drivers. Some colour. Scale 1 inch to 400 Cape roods. Scale 1 inch to 1 mile.
Gao
Gao
Map of Gao in Mali, showing national, colonial, district and subdivision boundaries, with roads, rivers, waterholes, swamps, flooded areas, sand dunes, salt marsh, mountains, villages, cemeteries and graves, ruins, post offices and telegraph lines, radio stations, customs offices, landing fields, boabab and palm trees. by form lines and shading. Pictorial symbols. Special edition IV. Scale 1 : 500 000. [Coordinates estimated]
Garoua
Garoua
Map showing Garoua in the Cameroon, with place names, roads, lakes, rivers, nonperennial rivers, ground liable to flooding, marsh, international and intercolonial or mandate boundaries highlighted in pink. Colour. Relief shown by contours with height in metres. Some colour. Scale 1: 1 000 000.
General plan of Oudtshoorn irrigation scheme, Cape Colony, S. Africa
General plan of Oudtshoorn irrigation scheme, Cape Colony, S. Africa
Map showing the township of Oudtshoorn, cultivated lands, irrigable lands, the main canal and existing channels, service pipes, water mills, the telegraph, roads, rivers, bridges, boundaries, the Old Tree Drift Reservoir, the Kombuis Reservoir and the Le Roux River Reservoir. Relief shown with form lines, rock drawing and shading. Colour. Scale 1 inch to 1 mile.
General plan of the diamond fields, to illustrate the Report of the Surveyor of Mines dated Feby. 28th 1883
General plan of the diamond fields, to illustrate the Report of the Surveyor of Mines dated Feby. 28th 1883
Map showing the diamond mines around Kimberley and Beaconsfield, namely, Kimberley Mine, Old de Beer's Mine, Bultfontein Mine and Du Toit's Pan Mine, within the divisions of Alexanderfontein, Bultfontein, Vooruitzigt, Dorstfontein and Benauwheidfontein, with roads. Scale 1 inch to 20 chains.
Geological map of the M'kushi-Lunsemfwa area, Northern Rhodesia
Geological map of the M'kushi-Lunsemfwa area, Northern Rhodesia
Map showing geological features of the M'kushi-Lunsemfwa area. The maps also shows aerodromes, mines, native villages, roads, sites of iron smelters, copper occurences, manganese occurences, fault, breccia or clastic sedimentary rocks and boundaries. Colour. 1/2 inch to 1 mile. [Coordinates estimated].
German East Africa: Mahenge
German East Africa: Mahenge
Map showing towns, villages, international boundaries, railway lines, roads fit for light wheeled traffic, tracks, telegraph lines, post and telegraph offices, mission stations and ruins. Scale 1 : 3 00 000.  [Coordinates estimated]
Ghardaïa
Ghardaïa
Map showing Ghardaïa, the capital city of Ghardaïa Province in Algeria, and district boundaries, with metalled roads normal routes, metalled roads narrow paths, tramways, in construction, main roads, secondary roads, regularly maintained. paths, trails, military territory boundaries, intercolonial or mandate boundaries, perennial rivers/watercourses, non-perennial rivers/watercourses, ravines, aqueducts, wells: source, marsh, capital city, capital towns of districts, villages, hamlets, centre of colonisation, reinforced towers, churches, chapels, mosques, ruins, mines, lighthouses, places by number of inhabitants, isolated places, uninhabitated places, palm trees, monumental trees. Relief shown by form lines and hachures. Colour. Scale 1: 500 000.
Ghardimaou
Ghardimaou
Map of the region surrounding Ghardimaou in northwestern Tunisa, showing the Medjerda River, and state, administrative, district and town boundaries, with magnetic declination, long distance roads, communication routes, local highways, irregularly maintained dirt roads, logging roads and mule tracks, remains of Roman roads, stone bridges, suspended bridges with supports, footbridges, ferries, fords navigable by vehicle or foot, forests, marshes, dunes, vines, water sources dry in summer, churches, chapels or holy places, houses, wells and fountains, water and wind mills, fixed and rotating lighthouses, port lights, redoubts, batteries, cemetries, irrigation canals, trigonometric points, telegraphs, posts. Colour. relief shown by form lines, contours and shading. Scale 1 : 50.000.
Gold Coast
Gold Coast
Map showing the Gulf of Guinea, including the areas called Côte d'Ivoire, Gold Coast, Slave Coast and Dahomey, and international, intercolonial, provincial, and district boundaries, with railways with gauge measurements, under constaruction and projected, 1st class and 2nd class roads, other roads or tracks, telephone or telegraph lines along roads or tracks, game reserves, mountain ranges, peaks, vallesy, capes and islands, tribes and sand hills, towns of 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th class importance, rivers, unsurveyed water courses, canals, marshes, swamps, ground liable to inundation, , geodetic and trigonmetric stations, altitude and depth in metres, water points, historical ruins, wireless or telegraph stations and limits of navigation. Colour. Relief shown by contours in metres. 3rd edition. Scale 1 : 2,000,000
Gold mines & mineral rights of the Greater Witwatersrand and Orange Free State
Gold mines & mineral rights of the Greater Witwatersrand and Orange Free State
Topocadastral map showing gold mining company holdings in the areas of Randfontein, Roodepoort, Johannesburg, Germiston, Boksburg, Heidelburg, Potchefstroom, Klerksdrop, Vredefort, Heilbron, Frankfort, Lindley, Bethlehem, Senekal, Kroonstad, Winburg, Ventersburg and Bothaville. The map includes national roads, main roads and secondary roads, railways, rivers, towns and townships, mine boundaries and outcrop and sub-outcrop. Two data insets. Chiefly in colour. Scale 1 : 250,000
Griqualand East rebellion
Griqualand East rebellion
A map showing elevations, rivers, mountain ranges, roads, battle sites and other significant places. Relief shown by shading. Scale 1 inch to 5 miles
Grombalia
Grombalia
Map of the region surrounding Grombalia in the northeast of Tunisia, and state, administrative, district and town boundaries, with magnetic declination, long distance roads, communication routes, local highways, irregularly maintained dirt roads, logging roads and mule tracks, remains of Roman roads, stone bridges, suspended bridges with supports, footbridges, ferries, fords navigable by vehicle or foot, forests, marshes, dunes, vines, water sources dry in summer, churches, chapels or holy places, houses, wells and fountains, water and wind mills, fixed and rotating lighthouses, port lights, redoubts, batteries, cemetries, irrigation canals, trigonometric points, telegraphs, posts. Colour. Relief in hill shading and form lines and contours. Scale 1 : 50.000.
Guba Valley farms, District of Glen Grey, and Indwe coal sections
Guba Valley farms, District of Glen Grey, and Indwe coal sections
A map showing coal fields, coal mines, rivers, proved openings shewing coal and demarcated farms. Relief shown by hill shading. Scale 1 inch to 300 Cape Roods.
Guinée
Guinée
Map showing the Atlantic coast region of northwestern Africa including Guinée, Sierra Leone and Liberia and international, undemarcated, intercolonial, provincial boundaries, frontier districts, with towns of 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th class importance, rivers,unsurveyed water courses, canals, marshes, ground liable to flooding, trigometrical points, height and depth in meters, water points, historical ruins, wireless stations, landing fields, mines and quarries, lighthouses, fortified houses, towers, oases, railways with gauge and number of tracks, under construction, metalled roads, principal and secondary motor tracks, principal camel tracks, other tracks, paths or explorer routes, unsurveyed tracks, localities, mountain ranges, capes, islands, tribes, regions, camps, rest houses, petrol depots, chief post and advanced post of Compagnie Saharienne. wadis, wells, salt marshes, peaks and valleys, mountains, enclosures, tombs of saints, fortified villages and monasteries. Colour. Relief is shown in form lines and hill shading. Provisional edition. Scale 1 : 2.000.000. Scale 1 inch to 31.56 miles.
Guinée
Guinée
Aeronautical map showing aerodromes, seaplane stations, places for emergency landings, hangars for aiplanes and airships, establishments for inflating balloons, mooring masts, aeronautical markers, aerial and marine lighthouses, international borders, telegraph lines, different terrains and weather stations. Colour. The map uses Mercator Projection. Scale 1 : 3 690 540. [Coordinates estimated]
Guinée
Guinée
Map showing the Atlantic coast regions of French Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, part of the Ivory Coast and the French Sudan and international, provincial or departmental and district boundaries, with railways, tarred roads and automotive tracks, principal camel routes, other tracks or explorer's routes, telephone or telegraph lines, unsurveyed tracks, mountain ranges, peaks, valleys, capes and islands, tribes and physical regions, towns of 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th class importance, rivers, unsurveyed water courses, canals, marshes, ground liable to flooding, geodesic and astronomic points, altitude and depth in metres, water sources, historic ruins and radio or telegraph stations. Relief is shown in form lines and hill shading. Provisional edition. Colour. Scale 1 : 2.000.000.
H! Inifel: Ouargla
H! Inifel: Ouargla
Map showing Hassi Inifel, a fort located in Ouargla, Algeria, and territorial and district boundaries, with place names, tracks and roads, water sources, dunes, rivers, saltflats and rock, fortresses, post and telegraph stations, geodetic and astronomic points, elevation in metres, escarpment, rock and saltflats, landing strips, palms, woods, shrubs and permanent pasture. Relief is shown by hill shading, spot heights hachures and form lines. Pictorial symbols. Some colour. Scale 1 : 500.000.
Halk el Mennzel
Halk el Mennzel
Map of the region surrounding Halk el Mennzel, in Sousse governorate, northeastern coast of Tunisia, showing the Meditteranean Sea, state, administrative, district and communal boundaries, with magnetic declination, long distance roads, communication routes, local highways, irregularly maintained dirt roads, logging roads and mule tracks, remains of Roman roads, stone bridges, suspended bridges with supports, footbridges, ferries, fords navigable by vehicle or foot, rivers, forests, marshes, dunes, vines, water sources dry in summer, churches, chapels or holy places, houses, wells and fountains, water and wind mills, fixed and rotating lighthouses, port lights, cannons, cemetries, irrigation canals, trigonometric points, telegraphs, posts. Colour. Relief shown by form lines and shading. Scale 1 : 50.000.
Hammamet
Hammamet
Map showing Hammamet city and the Gulf of Hammamet, and state, administrative, district and communal boundaries, with magnetic declination, long distance roads, communication routes, local highways, irregularly maintained dirt roads, logging roads and mule tracks, remains of Roman roads, stone bridges, suspended bridges with supports, footbridges, ferries, fords navigable by vehicle or foot, rivers, forests, marshes, dunes, vines, water sources dry in summer, churches, chapels or holy places, houses, wells and fountains, water and wind mills, fixed and rotating lighthouses, port lights, cannons, cemetries, irrigation canals, trigonometric points, telegraphs, posts. Colour. Relief shown by form lines, contours and shading. Scale 1 : 50.000.
Harrar
Harrar
Map of Harrar, near the borders of the Somaliland Protectorate and surrounding areas including Hargeisa, Heleya, the Ain Valley and Doih Plain, showing international, provincial and district boundaries, with railways, roads and tracks, caravan routes, footpaths, rivers and dry water courses, swamps, telegraphs, submarine cables, wireless stations, towns, wells, springs and waterholes, aerodromes, seaplane mooring areas. Some colour. Relief shown by form lines. Scale 1 : 1,000,000.
Hartz River Valley Irrigation Scheme : general plan of estate from the Transvaal Border showing works and all lands, government or otherwise, proposed to be embraced in the irrigation estate as recommended to government for adoption
Hartz River Valley Irrigation Scheme : general plan of estate from the Transvaal Border showing works and all lands, government or otherwise, proposed to be embraced in the irrigation estate as recommended to government for adoption
Topographical map of the Harts River Valley in the Northern Cape, showing canals, streams, irrigable land, stoney ground and existing roads. Drawing no. 18. Some colour. Scale 1/2 inch to 1 Cape rood, 2 inches to 1 mile
Hedil
Hedil
Map of the Hedil area in northern Tunisia including Djebel Anntra, Djebel el Faidjel, Djebel Tabouna and El Harchia, showing state, administrative, district and town boundaries, with magnetic declination, long distance roads, communication routes, local highways, irregularly maintained dirt roads, logging roads and mule tracks, remains of Roman roads, stone bridges, suspended bridges with supports, footbridges, ferries, fords navigable by vehicle or foot, forests, marshes, dunes, vines, water sources dry in summer, churches, chapels or holy places, houses, wells and fountains, water and wind mills, fixed and rotating lighthouses, port lights, redoubts, batteries, cemetries, irrigation canals, trigonometric points, telegraphs, posts. Colour. Relief in hill shading and form lines and contours. Scale 1 : 50.000.
Herbillon
Herbillon
Map showing Herbillon, a coastal town in Skikda Province, north-eastern Algeria, and state, department, district and town boundaries, national highways, department roads, irregularly maintained carriage roads, paths, logging roads and mule tracks, remains of Roman roads, railways, bridges, ferries, fords, forests, marshes, dunes and sand, vines, water sources dry in summer, churches, chapels and holy places, houses, wells and fountains, water and wind mills, irrigation canals, fixed and rotating lighthouses, port lights, redoubts, batteries, cemetries, trigonometric points, telegraphs, posts. Colour. Relief in hill shading and form lines and contours. Scale 1 : 50.000.
Hombori
Hombori
Map showing Hombori in Mali, plus surrounding districts, with national, colonial, provincial, district and subdivision boundaries, villages and towns, nature walks, paths, tracks, telegraph lines, railways, salt marsh, airports, airfields and landing fields, military posts, Christian missions, places of worship, trigonometrical and astronomical points. Relief shown by contours in metres, form lines and pictorial symbols. Colour. Scale 1: 500 000.
Ideal geological section from the Indian Ocean to Fraserburgh
Ideal geological section from the Indian Ocean to Fraserburgh
Geological section map covering the Knysna and Prince Albert goldfields. Colour. Plate No. 4, section No. 4. Scale 1 inch to 1,878 miles, 1 inch to 800 Cape roods
Ihotry
Ihotry
Map showing Ihotry, a closed saline lake in the semi-arid southwestern part of Madagascar in the region of Atsimo-Andrefana, and intercolonial/mandate boundaries, with roads for carts/wagons, mule driver paths, tracks, telegraph lines, wooden bridges, wells, geodetic points, rated points, large villages, wet or covered with sand, dry sands, rice paddies, marsh, plantations, high bush, boababs, palm trees, thorn trees, cacti, woods, mangroves. Relief shown by countour lines with height in metres, and hachures. Colour. Scale 1:100 000.
In Salah
In Salah
Map showing region of In Salah in Algeria. Waterways (wadis) and relief shown in contours, hachures and form lines. Areas named include Asedjrad, Irarrarene, Tefedest. 4th edition. Colour. Scale 1:1000.000.
In Salah : Timimoun
In Salah : Timimoun
Map showing In Salah in Algeria, and territorial and district boundaries, with place names, tracks, roads, water sources, dunes, geodesic and astronomical points, landing fields, rivers, palm trees, shrubs and woods. Relief shown by form lines, hachures and shading. Pictorial symbols. Some colour. 2nd edition. Scale 1 : 500.000.
In-Azaoua
In-Azaoua
Map showing In-Azaoua, a town in northern-central Niger, with towns of 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th importance, native villages, boundaries international, international undemarcated, intercolonial or mandate, provincial, district, rivers with falls, nonperennial rivers, canals, lakes, salt lakes, low ground liable to temporary flood, marsh, ground liable to flooding, oasis, sandy desert, railways, railways under construction, metalled roads 1st class, all weather motor roads, seasonal roads, other tracks paths or explores routes, telegraph and telephone lines, telegraph and telephone lines along roads and tracks, post offices and post offices with telegraphs or telephones, wireless telegraph stations, minarets, mosques, fortified houses, lighthouses, ruins, waterpoints: wells and pools, mines and quarries, trig points, heights in metres, depths in metres. Relief shown by contours and form lines. International undemarcated boundary highlighted in red. Colour. Scale 1: 1 000 000.
In-Azaoua : Fort Charlet (Djanet)
In-Azaoua : Fort Charlet (Djanet)
Map showing In-Azaoua, in the regions between Algeria and Niger. Relief shown by contour and form lines. Names shown: Tenere, Serkout, Tassili, Tazoulet. Map shows elevation, caves, deserts, mountains, water sources, oasis and boundaries demarcated in pink. Colour. 2nd edition. Scale 1:1000.000.
Ischurad
Ischurad
Map showing Ischurad, now Ichourad, in Mali, with national, colonial, provincial, district and subdivision boundaries, paths, tracks, railways, telegraph lines, villages, salt marsh, airports, airfields and landing fields, post and telegraph offices, radio stations, military posts, customs offices, cemeteries, ruins, mountains, sand dunes. Relief shown by form lines and hachures. Colour. Scale 1: 500 000.
Juba River
Juba River
Map showing the Upper Juba River in southern Somalia on the Indian Ocean coast and the Upper Juba area including Shibeli and Lower Shibeli, place names along the coast including Kisimayo and Mogadishu, and international, intercolonial, provincial, and district boundaries, with railways with gauge measurements, under construction and projected, roads suitable for motor traffic and carts, tracks, telephone or telegraph lines along roads or tracks,mountain ranges, peaks, valleys, capes and islands, towns of 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th class importance, rivers, unsurveyed water courses, canals, marshes, swamps, ground liable to inundation, geodetic trigonometric stations, altitude and depth in metres, water points, historical ruins, wireless or telegraph stations. Contours shown in metres. Colour. 3rd edition. Scale 1 : 2,000,000.
Juba River (Somaliland)
Juba River (Somaliland)
Map of the Indian Ocean coast of Somaliland from El Dere to Mogadishu and Kismayu, showing the Juba River from Lugh Ferrande to Giumbo, with territorial boundaries, railways, roads, tracks, principal towns, centres and administrative posts, villages, settlements, missions, tribal or area names, localities, rivers and watercourses, springs, waterholes, wells, swamps, contours, hill features, cliffs and escarpment, craters, lighthouses, telegraph or telephone lines. Colour. Altitude tints. Third edition AMS 3. Scale 1 : 2,000,000.
Kalk Bay proposed fishing harbour : plan to accompany report by Cathcart W. Methven
Kalk Bay proposed fishing harbour : plan to accompany report by Cathcart W. Methven
A map of the proposed fishing harbour at Kalk Bay showing the northern and southern breakwaters, the quay, and slipways for boats, with the depths of low water of ordinary spring tides. The shore includes the main road, the railway line, Kalk Bay Railway Station, goods and boat sheds and a store, the police station, the fishermen's cottages, teh Hofmeyers' house, a cottage and a dwelling house. Some colour. Relief shown by shading. Scale 1 inch to 50 feet.
Kandi
Kandi
Map showing Kandi, a town in the Alibori Department of eastern Benin, and international, intercolonial or mandate, provincial, district and subdivision boundaries, with railways with metered tracks, roads and ways for motor traffic, heavy duty roads, light duty roads, nature paths, passable all year round, passable only in dry weather, roads under construction / wild trace ways, other tracks paths or explorers' routes, telegraph lines along roads, telegraph lines, capital of the colony, important city districts, city subdivisions, villages, district capitals, bridges, ferries, fords, perrenial rivers: with canals, non-perennial, unsurveyed, swamps, wells, waterholes, ground liable to flooding, airports, flight and landing strips, water airports, post offices and post offices with telegraph or telephones, roadhouses, radio or transmission stations, lighthouses, customs offices, harbours, Christian missions, trigonometric or astronomical points. Relief shown by form lines, height in metres. Colour. Special edition. Scale 1 : 500 000.
Kayes
Kayes
Map showing region surrounding Kayes, on the Senegal River in western Mali, and state boundaries, undemarcated state boundaries, French colonial territories, subdivision and regional boundaries, canton boundaries, with colonial capitals, important villages, main towns of subdivisions, towns, military posts, storage camps, Christian missions, sacred sites, lighthouses, telegraph or radion stations, perennial and intermittent water sources, post and telegraph offices, customs offices, wells, sweet or saltwater, wetlands and ground liable to inundation, telegraph lines, 1st and 2nd class roads, tracks and footpaths, railway tracks of 1 m, tracks under construction and projected. Relief shown by form lines. Some colour. Special edition. Scale 1 : 500 000.
Kef Abbed
Kef Abbed
Map of the region surrounding Kef Abbed, a peak in the Bizerte Governorate, Tunisia, showing Rchadet el Khouat in the Mediterranean Sea, and state, administrative, district and town boundaries, with magnetic declination, long distance roads, communication routes, local highways, irregularly maintained dirt roads, logging roads and mule tracks, remains of Roman roads, stone bridges, suspended bridges with supports, footbridges, ferries, fords navigable by vehicle or foot, forests, marshes, dunes, vines, water sources dry in summer, churches, chapels or holy places, houses, wells and fountains, water and wind mills, fixed and rotating lighthouses, port lights, redoubts or redouts, cemetries, irrigation canals, trigonometric points, telegraphs, posts. Colour. Relief in hill shading and form lines and contours. Scale 1 : 50.000.
Kelibia
Kelibia
Map of the region surrounding Kelibia in northeastern Tunisia with Ras Mostefa, Farjouna and Dendrah, showing state, administrative, district and town boundaries, with magnetic declination, long distance roads, communication routes, local highways, irregularly maintained dirt roads, logging roads and mule tracks, remains of Roman roads, stone bridges, suspended bridges with supports, footbridges, ferries, fords navigable by vehicle or foot, forests, marshes, dunes, vines, water sources dry in summer, churches, chapels or holy places, houses, wells and fountains, water and wind mills, fixed and rotating lighthouses, port lights, redoubts, batteries, cemetries, irrigation canals, trigonometric points, telegraphs, posts. Colour. Relief in hill shading and form lines and contours. Scale 1 : 50.000.

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