Railway Postal & Telegraph Map of New South Wales 1886; Inset Map of Environs
Antique engraved colour map, 1888
Title of map: 'Railway Postal & Telegraph Map of New South Wales 1886; Inset
Map of Environs of Newcastle'
The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to
show the level of printed detail. This map is folding hence the centrefold line
may show on the image below:
The map shows railway stations, post offices, money order offices, telegraph
offices, postal routes (and the end of postal routes), and telegraph lines. It
shows railways in operation, railways proposed and railways under construction.
The map is dated 1886
DATE PRINTED: 1888
IMAGE SIZE: Approx 62.5 x 81.0cm, 24.5 x 31.75 inches (Large); Please note
that this is a folding map.
ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Cartography by D Macdonald, CE, MGSA for Andrew
Garran's Picturesque Atlas Publishing Co (Limited), Sydney & Melbourne.
Engraved by A Dulon & L Poates
PROVENANCE: "Picturesque atlas of Australasia"; The Picturesque Atlas
TYPE: Antique engraved colour map
VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain
CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. Some creasing. Please check the scan
for any blemishes prior to making your purchase. Virtually all antiquarian maps
and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not
obtrusive unless otherwise stated. I offer a no questions asked return policy -
AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date
stated above. I do not offer reproductions. It is not a modern copy. The term
original' when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or
original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique.
Print' means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card
under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving,
copperplate, wood cut and lithography.
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impresiones antiguas. E and OE. Force Majeure. English law shall apply.
RETURNS POLICY: I offer a no questions returns policy. All I ask is that you
pay return shipping and mail back to me in original condition, suitably packed
insured, within 14 days of receipt.