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A detailed map of the environs of Hong Kong

WAR OFFICE.

Hong Kong and the New Territories. Third Edition.
London: The War Office, 1636-49. Colour lithographic map. Sheet 735 x 1000mm.

Backed with linen.

A map of British Hong Kong on a scale of 1:80,000, with heights shown by contours. It was first published in 1936, but this is example comes from the Third Edition, updated using information from arial photographs taken by the Inter-Services Topographic Department in 1943, during the Japanese occupation. This reprint of 1949 dates from the year the Chinese Communist Party completed their takeover of mainland China.


Stock ID : 21853

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Stock Id :21853

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A detailed map of the environs of Hong Kong

WAR OFFICE.

Hong Kong and the New Territories. Third Edition.
London: The War Office, 1636-49. Colour lithographic map. Sheet 735 x 1000mm.

Backed with linen.

A map of British Hong Kong on a scale of 1:80,000, with heights shown by contours. It was first published in 1936, but this is example comes from the Third Edition, updated using information from arial photographs taken by the Inter-Services Topographic Department in 1943, during the Japanese occupation. This reprint of 1949 dates from the year the Chinese Communist Party completed their takeover of mainland China.


Stock ID : 21853

£2,200

£2,200

Return To Listing