Port Said Suez Canal
Place Published: London
Publisher: Wharton, Captain W.J.L.
Date Published: 1896
Description: Sea chart. Engraving with hand coloring. Image measures 25.5" x 19".
Comments: Port Said and its surrounding waters. Originally published in 1890 and distributed by sea chart dealer J.D. Potter. Surveyed in 1888, chart shows part of the Suez Canal, which opened in Egypt in 1869 to connect the Mediterranean to the Red Sea. Hand coloring depicts gas lit buoys and lighthouses. Soundings in feet.Binding: unbound
Condition: very good
Book ID: 202413