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Cameroons under United Kingdom administration / drawn & reproduced by Federal Survey Department, Nigeria.

Cartographer:
Nigeria. Survey Department [Browse]
Format:
Map
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[[Lagos], Nigeria: Federal Survey Department, 1960, London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1961]
Εdition:
Third edition - F.N.
Description:
  • Scale 1:1,750,000 or 1 inch to 27.62 miles. (E 8°33ʹ00ʹʹ--E 14°37ʹ00ʹʹ/N 12°30ʹ00ʹʹ--N 3°53ʹ24ʹʹ).
  • 1 map : color ; 66 x 42 cm.
Series:
Notes:
  • Drawn in 1959, minor corrections to March 1960. Reprinted in 1960.
  • Map shows: international, provincial, Nigeria-Cameroons, divisional, and district boundaries; customs stations; four classes of roads; railways; lighthouses; telegraph lines; wireless stations; native courts. The Trust Territories administered as part of Bornu, Adamawa, Benue, and by Southern Cameroons Government are shown by color code.
  • The territory of the Cameroons under the United KIngdom trusteeship consisted of two mountainous strips on the eastern frontier of Nigeria, extending from Lake Chad to the Atlantic Ocean. It is divided by a strech of approximately 45 miles into north and south by the Benue River.
  • "F.N. 8A"
  • "3,000/274/3-60."
  • Original maps is filed in the Map/Geospatial Center, map reproduction is attached to companion volume.
  • "Crown copyright reserved".
With:
Issued to accompany volume: The Cameroons under United Kingdom administration : Report by Her Majesty's Government in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the General Assembly of the United Nations for the year 1959 / London : Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1961.
Geographic coverage:
This map shows part of Nigeria and part of Cameroon.
Other format(s):
Available also online through: Princeton University Libraries, Digital Map & Geographic Data Web site.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • Thematic maps.
  • Maps.
In:
Colonial Office. The Cameroons under United Kingdom administration : Report by Her Majesty's Government in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the General Assembly of the United Nations for the year 1959. Colonial 350. London : Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1961. (209 pages: 1 map folded ; 26 cm)
Issuing body:
Other views:
Staff view