Piece 1 - 'Madras Town'

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GB 249 T-GED/22/1/1326/1


'Madras Town'


  • [before 1918] (Creation)

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1 map: colour, water colour on black and white print; [126] x 65.2 cm

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Anon. [Henry Vaughan Lanchester]

Scale: 2 inches to 3 furlongs

Areas of city differently coloured according to racial and religious composition of population.

'M. II' endorsed top left corner.

'Madras' endorsed top left corner in manuscript in ink.

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  • English

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