Ireland Coastguard Map of 1897


Ireland Coastguard Map of 1897


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 We are pleased to include a remarkable 1897 Coastguard map of Ireland, thanks to the National Maritime Museum, London who have granted us permission to feature it on the site.

Here are a few interesting extracts from the map

If you wish to view the map in greater detail, you can enlarge it to its full size at the National Maritime Museums' website, click the link below.



Kinsale


Details:

Admiralty chart no. 2587

Greenwich geographic classification code:219:3

Scale in nautical miles.
 

 


Legend


Achill

Dublin

 
London. Published at the Admiralty, 20th April 1897. under the Superintendence of Rear Admiral W.J.L. Wharton C.B., F.R.S. Hydrographer.

This map is reproduced here with the kind permission of the National Maritime Museum (UK)
© National Maritime Museum, London





1 Comment · 20764 Reads · Print  -> Posted by Tony on April 29 2007

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#1 | wrightr on 23/09/2007 20:07:58
excellent
 

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