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A chart of New South Wales on the east coast of New Holland. Discovered and explored by Lieutenant J. Cook, Commander of His Majesty's Bark Endeavour in the year MDCCLXX. (Chart)

G262:4/1
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Collection Charts and maps, Loose maps and charts: general collection
User collections Captain Cook's First Voyage by NMMCollections
Gallery locationStorage - SOW (Floor plans)

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Object ID G262:4/1
Description Single sheet. Engr. Scale: [ca.1:1 500 000]. Cartographic Note: Graduated. North at 90 degrees. Additional Places: Queensland. Contents Note: Shows voyage track, with soundings. Key to symbols. From Hawkesworth's account of Cook's voyage.
Date made 1773

Artist/Maker Whitchurch, William
Hawkesworth, John
Cook, James
Place made London
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Measurements Printed area 37 x 79cm, on sheet 49 x 83cm.
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  • A chart of New South Wales on the east coast of New Holland. Discovered and explored by Lieutenant J. Cook, Commander of His Majesty's Bark Endeavour in the year MDCCLXX. (Chart) (G262:4/1)
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