Summary

Untitled map of the Southern and Pacific Oceans, published by Charles Wilson (late J.W. Norie & Wilson) on 1st March 1873. The map shows the plotted courses of 17 voyages by the White Star Line ships Patriarch, Thermopylae and Ethiopian between 1880 and 1891. The chart also shows detailed soundings of several harbours and etched elevations of first land falls along the 'Roaring Forties' shipping route to Australia. The chart was owned by Charles Davy Matheson and possibly also by his father Captain Charles Matheson who commanded both the Thermopylae and Ethiopian.

Physical Description

Untitled map of the Southern and Pacific Oceans covering an area from Latitude 15 to 53 degrees South and Longitude 15 degrees East to 170 Degrees West. The map shows the plotted courses of 17 voyages by the Patriarch, Thermoplae and Ethiopian, between 1880 and 1891. The chart also shows detailed soundings of several harbours and etched elevations of first land falls along the 'Roaring Forties' shipping route to Australia.

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