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Map of Swaziland. Swaziland north
Map of Swaziland. Swaziland north
Map showing the territorial and district boundaries, native areas, rights of way, main roads and paths, footpaths, police posts, post offices, post and telegraph offices, telegraph lines, mission stations, stores, homesteads and mines, "kaffer kraals," railway stations. Relief shown by hill shading. Colour. Scale 1 inch to 1000 Cape Roods, 1 inch to 2.347 English Miles.  [Coordinates estimated]
Map of part of Cape Colony
Map of part of Cape Colony
A map showing some eastern districts of the Cape Colony, with Division and Magistrates District boundaries, roads, railways, rivers, place names and relief showing by landform drawing. Some colour. No scale given.
Map of portion of the Malmesbury, Piquetberg and Clanwilliam Districts, to accompany Mr. Hector Shaw's report
Map of portion of the Malmesbury, Piquetberg and Clanwilliam Districts, to accompany Mr. Hector Shaw's report
A map showing proposed railway lines from Malmesbury through Piquetberg to Clanwilliam, with roads, rivers, place names and relief shown by shading. Some colour. Scale 3/8 inch to 1 mile.
Map of proposed Mossel Bay and Oudtshoorn Rly
Map of proposed Mossel Bay and Oudtshoorn Rly
Map showing the proposed railway line from Mossel Bay to Oudtshoorn through the Outeniqua Mountains, with rivers, place names, relief shown by hachures. Some colour. Scale 1:250 000.
Map of the Division of Hope Town, compiled from general plans & diagrams filed in the Surveyor General's Office, Cape Town, 1894
Map of the Division of Hope Town, compiled from general plans & diagrams filed in the Surveyor General's Office, Cape Town, 1894
A map showing existing schools and proposed centres for schools, with divisional boundaries, principal roads, ordinary roads. Some colour. Scale 1 inch to 5 English miles.
Map of the Orange River Colony shewing land occupied & reserved for natives
Map of the Orange River Colony shewing land occupied & reserved for natives
A map of the the Orange River Colony showing native locations and 51 farms owned by natives within district boundaries, with towns and villages, rivers, existing railways , railways under construction and proposed railways. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Colour. Scale 3/8 inch to 10 miles. Scale 1 inch to 10,000 Cape roods. [Coordinates estimated]
Map of the Queenstown and Indwe District, to accompany Mr. R.T. Hall's report
Map of the Queenstown and Indwe District, to accompany Mr. R.T. Hall's report
A map showing elevations, rivers, mountain ranges, roads, railway infrastructure, towns. Relief shown by shading. Scale 1 inch to 5 miles
Map of the Territory of the Chief Nicolas Waterboer. Extra to the Journal. Copy of Apppendix map II
Map of the Territory of the Chief Nicolas Waterboer. Extra to the Journal. Copy of Apppendix map II
Map showing the territory of Nicholas Waterboer in Griqualand West, in relation to the Cape Colony, Orange Free State and the Transvaal Republic, with boundaries, rivers, place names and relief shown by form lines. No scale given.
Map of the Territory of the Chief Nicolas Waterboer. Extra to the Journal. Copy of Apppendix map II
Map of the Territory of the Chief Nicolas Waterboer. Extra to the Journal. Copy of Apppendix map II
Map showing the territory of Nicholas Waterboer in Griqualand West, in relation to the Cape Colony, Orange Free State and the Transvaal Republic, with boundaries, rivers, place names and relief shown by form lines. No scale given.
Map of the Union of South Africa, 1944 = Kaart van die Unie van Suid-Afrika. [Sheet 4 of 4]
Map of the Union of South Africa, 1944 = Kaart van die Unie van Suid-Afrika. [Sheet 4 of 4]
Map showing Indian Ocean coast of South Africa and parts of the Orange Free State, Natal and Cape of Good Hope Provinces, and Basutoland, with district boundaries, cities, towns and villages, roads, railways, rivers, air bases, lighthouses and mountains. Some colour. No scale given.
Map shewing distribution of houses affected by typhoid fever at Port Elizabeth and line of sewers : annexure to report on prevalence
Map shewing distribution of houses affected by typhoid fever at Port Elizabeth and line of sewers : annexure to report on prevalence
A street map of Port Elizabeth showing typhoid fever cases and the sewers, with street names, rivers, cemeteries, locations, gardens, churches and the synagogue, ponds, dams, parks, the native and pauper burial grounds, jetties, the beach, the railway station and line, the prison, schools and stables. Scale 2 inches to 1000 feet and about 1/2 inch to 100 yards.
Map shewing railways of Cape Colony, open in 1882
Map shewing railways of Cape Colony, open in 1882
Map of the Cape Colony showing the Western, Midland and Eastern Systems of railways, with an inset of 'Enlarged map of lines near Cape Town.' The System lines show all the train stations and distances. The map also shows towns. Some colour. Scale about 1/2 inch to 10 miles.
Map showing proposed line between Cookhouse & King Williams Town
Map showing proposed line between Cookhouse & King Williams Town
A topocadastral map showing a railway line from Cookhouse to King Williams Town in the Eastern Cape. The map shows elevations, district boundaries, roads and railway infrastructure. Colour. Relief shown by hachures. Scale 1:1 000 000
Map to accompany General Manager's report for the year 1895
Map to accompany General Manager's report for the year 1895
Map showing railways in the Cape Colony through to British Bechuanaland, through the Orange Free State into the South African Republic. Shows territorial boundaries and place names. Some colour. Scale 1 inch to 60 miles.
Map to accompany General Manager's report for the year 1895
Map to accompany General Manager's report for the year 1895
Map showing railways in the Cape Colony through to British Bechuanaland, through the Orange Free State into the South African Republic. Shows territorial boundaries and place names. Some colour. Scale 1 inch to 60 miles.
Map to accompany General Manager's report for year 1898
Map to accompany General Manager's report for year 1898
Map showing railways in the Cape Colony, the Orange Free State, the South African Republic, Bechuanaland and into Rhodesia, with administrative boundaries, place names and rivers. Some colour. Scale 1/8 inch to 10 miles.
Map to accompany General Manager's report for year 1898
Map to accompany General Manager's report for year 1898
Map showing railways in the Cape Colony, the Orange Free State, the South African Republic, Bechuanaland and into Rhodesia, with administrative boundaries, place names and rivers. Some colour. Scale 1/8 inch to 10 miles.
Map to accompany report on authorized extension of railway system
Map to accompany report on authorized extension of railway system
A map of northern and eastern parts of the Cape Colony showing an authorised and alternative railway extension from Cradock to Colesberg, joining the authorised and alternative extension from Beaufort West to Hope Town, with towns and other place names, district boundaries, mountains and rivers. Relief shown by hachures. Some colour. No scale given.
Map to accopmany General Manager's report for year 1901
Map to accopmany General Manager's report for year 1901
A map showing the railway lines in South Africa, Bechuanaland and Rhodesia, namely, the Western System, the Midland System, the Eastern System, the Imperial Military Railways in the Orange River Colony and the Transvaal, the Natal Railways and the Rhodesia Railways, with a few sections of foreign and other railways, as well as lines under construction. The map shows colonial boundaries, rivers and towns. Some colour. Scale 1/8 inch to 10 miles.
Map to illustrate analyses of grain soils (Cape & Malmesbury Divisions), showing localities where samples were collected for analysis
Map to illustrate analyses of grain soils (Cape & Malmesbury Divisions), showing localities where samples were collected for analysis
A map of the farms in the Cape and Malmesbury Divisions, with placenames and localities.
Map to illustrate analyses of grain soils (Cape & Malmesbury Divisions), showing localities where samples were collected for analysis
Map to illustrate analyses of grain soils (Cape & Malmesbury Divisions), showing localities where samples were collected for analysis
A map of the farms in the Cape and Malmesbury Divisions, with placenames and localities.
Maps showing the comparative extent of the Native Territories and their position with regard to each other and to the adjoining countries
Maps showing the comparative extent of the Native Territories and their position with regard to each other and to the adjoining countries
Map showing the boundaries and locations of Basutoland, East Griqualand, Tembuland, Transkei and Pondoland in relation to the Cape Colony, the Orange Free State, the South African Republic and the Colony of Natal, with rivers, key place names and the Drakensberg Mountains depicted by hachures. Some colour. No scale given.
Maroc
Maroc
Map showing the Atlantic coast of Morocco including the tip of Portugal, Madeira and the Canary Islands, international, undemarcated, intercolonial, provincial, and district boundaries, with railways, metalled roads, automobile tracks, principal camel routes, other track or explorer's routes, provinces, districts, localities, mountain ranges, peaks, valleys, capes and islands, towns of 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th class importance, rivers, unsurveyed water courses, canals, marshes and swamps, ground liable to inundation, geodetic and astronomic points, altitude and depth in metres, wells, fountains and water points, historical ruins, radio and telegraph stations, landing strips, mines and lighthouses, wadis, towers, saints' tombs, fortified villages and monasteries. Contours shown in metres. Relief is shown in form, contour lines and hill shading. Colour. 2nd edition. Scale 1 : 2.000.000.
Maroc
Maroc
Map showing Morocco, parts of adjacent countries, the Atlantic Ocean with Madeira and the Canary Islands, and international boundaries, intercolonial boundaries, provincial boundaries, frontier district boundaries, with towns of 1st importance to 5th importance, unsurveyed water courses, canals, marshes, ground liable to flooding, trigonometrical points, height and depth in metres, water points, ruins of historical interest, wireless stations, landing grounds, mines or quarries, lighthouses, fortified houses, oases, roads,track paths, mountain ranges, camps and petrol depôts. Second edition, ground/air. Some colour. Relief shown by form lines, hachures and hill shading. Scale 1 : 2,000,000
Marrakech
Marrakech
Map with hypsometric tints shows the area around Marrakech, in Morocco, using the Southern Zone Layer System for altitudes, with railways, roads, place names. Relief shown by form lines, heights in metres. Colour. Scale about 1 inch to 10 miles.
Marrakech, Casablanca
Marrakech, Casablanca
Map showing place names, topography, roads, and rivers. Colour. Map of Spanish Sahara, References include airplane photographs, Surveys reconnaisannce of L. Pegeot. Boundaries highlighted in pink. Scale 1:1,000,000
Mascara
Mascara
Map with hypsometric tints shows the area around Mascara, in north-western Algeria, using the Southern Zone Layer System for altitudes, with boundaries, roads, springs, wells, shrines, fortified places and other place names. Relief shown by form lines, heights in metres. Colour. 2nd edition. Scale about 1 inch to 10 miles.
Mascara
Mascara
Map showing Mascara, a department in the north west of Algeria and national, military territory and district boundaries, with metalled roads normal routes, metalled roads narrow paths, tramways, under construction main roads, secondary roads, regularly maintained, paths, main, secondary, trails, perennial rivers/watercourses, non-perennial rivers/watercourses, ravines, aqueducts, wells: source, marsh, capital, important cities, capital towns of districts, villages, hamlets, centre of colonisation, towesr: reinforced, churches, chapels, mosques, ruins, mines, lighthouses, places by number of inhabitants, isolated places, uninhabitated places, state forests. Relief shown by form lines and shading. Colour. Scale 1: 500 000.
Mateur
Mateur
Map of Mateur and surrounding regions in northern Tunisia including Graeb et Toubia, Guerrah Tachega and El Krezna, 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.
Mauritanie
Mauritanie
Map showing Mauritanie, and the Atlantic coast of the old Spanish Sahara, and international, undemarcated, intercolonial, provincial or departmental and district boundaries, with place names, mountain ranges, islands, peaks, valleys, cappes, tribes, railways, roads, trails, tracks, explorer's routes, telephone and telegraph lines, towns of 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th class importance, rivers, unsurveyed water courses, canals, salt lakes, geodetic and astronomical points, water sources, historical ruins and radio telegraph stations. Relief shown in form lines and spot heights. Some colour. Provisional edition. Scale 1 : 2.000.000.
Mauritanie
Mauritanie
Map of Mauritania showing the adjoining territory of the Spanish or Western Sahara, and international boundaries, intercolonial boundaries, provincial boundaries, frontier district boundaries, with towns of 1st importance to 5th importance, unsurveyed water courses, canals, marshes, ground liable to flooding, trigonometrical points, water points, ruins of historical interest, wireless stations, landing grounds, mines or quarries, lighthouses, fortified houses, oases, roads, track paths, mountain ranges, camps and petrol depots. Some colour. Second edition, ground/air. Relief shown by form lines. Scale 1 : 2,000, 000.
Medjez-el-Bab
Medjez-el-Bab
Map of the region surrounding Medjez-el-Bab in northern 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.
Meknes
Meknes
Map with hypsometric tints shows the area around Meknès, northern Morocco. tints, using the Southern Zone Layer System for altitudes, with boundaries, roads, springs, wells, fortified places and other place names. Relief shown by form lines, heights in metres. Colour. Scale about 1 inch to 10 miles.
Meknès
Meknès
Map showing Meknès, a city in northern Morocco, with capital city, metalled roads normal routes, metalled roads narrow paths, tramways, main roads, secondary roads, paths, main, secondary, trails, telegraphs along roads or tracks, perennial rivers/watercourses, non-perennial rivers/watercourses, lakes, oasis, airports, mosques. Relief shown by form lines, height in metres. Colour. Provisional edition. Scale 1: 500 000.
Menzel Bou Zelfa
Menzel Bou Zelfa
Map of the region surrounding Menzel Bou Zelfa in the Nabeul Governorate, northern 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 or redouts, batteries, cemetries, irrigation canals, trigonometric points, telegraphs, posts. Colour. Relief in hill shading and form lines and contours. Scale 1 : 50.000.
Menzel Heurr
Menzel Heurr
Map of the region surrounding Menzel Heurr, now an abandoned World War II airfield in the Nabeul Governorate in the far northeast of Tunisia, showing the coast from Sebkret Lebna to Bir el Hennchir and a large section of 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, batteries, cemetries, irrigation canals, trigonometric points, telegraphs, posts. Colour. Relief in hill shading and form lines and contours. Scale 1 : 50.000.
Metline
Metline
Map of Metine on the Mediterranean coast of Tunisia, 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.
Mopti
Mopti
Map showing Mopti and surrounds of the inner Niger Delta region of Mali, and state boundaries, colonial territories, provincial, district and subdivision boundaries, with railways, roads, tracks, paths, streets with telegraph lines and telegraph lines, colonial capitals, important cities and main towns, chief towns of districts, bridges, ferries, ford crossings, perennial and intermittent water flows, swamps, springs, salt or sweetwater marshes, airports, landing strips and water airports, post and telegraph offices, roadhouses, radio stations, customs offices, military bases, stage and storage camps, Christian missions, Mosques, minarets, sacred places, trigometric or astronomic points, Altitude in metres. Relief is shown in form lines, contours and hatchures. Colour. Special edition. Scale 1 : 500 000.
Morafenobe
Morafenobe
Map showing Morafenobe, a town and commune in western Madagascar, with unpaved roads, roads for carts/wagons, mule driver paths, tracks, unsurveyed roads, telegraph lines, district capitals, telegraph offices, villages, wooden bridges, chutes and rapids, geodetic points, key junctions, tombs, boulders, rocky escarpments, extractions, wet or covered sands, rice paddies, marsh, bush, thorny vegetation. Relief shown by form lines. Colour. Scale 1 :100.000. [Coordinates estimated].
Mossel Bay & Oudtshoorn rly. survey : general plan of proposed line
Mossel Bay & Oudtshoorn rly. survey : general plan of proposed line
A map with the coastline, rivers, place names, relief represented by hachures, showing the proposed railway line. Some colour. No scale given.

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