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The Arctic shores of America; from Baffin Bay to Cape Bathurst, showing the coasts, rivers &c. explored by the officers of the several British expeditions, between 1818 & 1859. Principally in search of Sir John Franklin. by John Arrowsmith F.R.G.S.

G285:4/20
Charts and maps

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Collection Charts and maps
User collections Franklin's ships 'Erebus' and 'Terror' by NMMpolar
Gallery locationNot on display

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Object ID G285:4/20
Description Single sheet. Hand col. engr. Scale: [ca. 1:3 000 000 (bar)]. Contents Note: Tracks of the Fox and the Terror. Notes on ice thickness and the fate of the Franklin expedition, Inset: Sketch of Bellot Strait by Captn. Allen Young [ca. 1:750 000 (bar)], Inset: Beechey Id. [ca. 1:200 000 (bar)].
Date made 1860

Artist/Maker Arrowsmith, John
Place made London
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Measurements Printed area 58 x 63.5cm, on sheet 64.5 x 68cm.
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  • The Arctic shores of America; from Baffin Bay to Cape Bathurst, showing the coasts, rivers &c. explored by the officers of the several British expeditions, between 1818 & 1859. Principally in search of Sir John Franklin. by John Arrowsmith F.R.G.S. (G285:4/20)
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