Adelaide (Approaches to)

Title: Adelaide (Approaches to)
Date: C1893
Mapmaker: Andrew MacLure
Image Size: 180mm x 138mm (7.09" x 5.43")
Technique: Hand coloured lithograph.
Condition: In good condition.
Stock Number: OLGU 270 SA (NTGY) (C093)
Price: $A 90

Scarce map of South Australia.


Andrew Maclure and Archibald Gray MacDonald set up business as engravers and lithographic printers in 1835. Their first premises were in Trongate but by 1851 they had moved to 57 Buchanan Street, and later relocated to a 5-storey purpose-built facility. The company became Printers to the Queen They invented a power-driven lithographic printing press in 1853.