Map, Ross Sea Region, Antarctica

Production date
Jun 1957

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Map, Ross sea region.
NZMS 135. 1957.
Map of the Ross Sea Region , Antarctica.
Shows the Ross Dependency including McMurdo Sound.
Map has three insets. First inset is of the Ross ice shelf showing McMurdo Sound, Nimrod glacier and Ross Island. Scale is 1:1000,000.
Second inset shows a larger area including the Ross ice shelf, Mount Erebus, Marie Byrd Land and the Australian Antarctic Territory. Scale is 1:4,000,000.
Third inset shows the whole of Antarctica, Australia, New Zealand, South America, South Africa. Scale is 1:60,000,000.
1st June 1957
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Coloured map printed on paper.
Height x Width: 860 x 830mm
Height x Width: 860 x 835mm
Subject period
Subject date
Jun 1957
Credit line
gifted by Mr Peter Le Quesne
Other number(s)
m62/14, 5455, 69440

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