C1874

County of Mornington Victoria.

Mapmaker:

F.E. Hiscock

Scarce map of the County of Mornington Victoria from the first county atlas published of the state, extending west to Queenscliff, to Buneep in the east and north to Melbourne and south to Phillip Island. Roads and pastoral runs are … Read Full Description

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Full Title:

County of Mornington Victoria.

Date:

C1874

Mapmaker:

F.E. Hiscock

Engraver:

Hamel & Fergurson 

Condition:

In good condition, with centre fold as issued.

Technique:

Lithograph with original hand colouring.

Image Size: 

510mm 
x 395mm

Paper Size: 

550mm 
x 425mm
AUTHENTICITY
County of Mornington Victoria. - Antique Map from 1874

Genuine antique
dated:

1874

Description:

Scarce map of the County of Mornington Victoria from the first county atlas published of the state, extending west to Queenscliff, to Buneep in the east and north to Melbourne and south to Phillip Island. Roads and pastoral runs are shown. Surrounding the map are detailed lists of Creeks, Stations, Post Towns and Mountains. The best C19th map produced of the Mornington Peninsula.

Hiscock states for prospective purchaser the following;

‘This Atlas is the first of the kind ever produced in the colony, and will be thoroughly authentic to date of publication. It will be found eminently useful to the Merchant and Squatter as a work of reference, and to the schollmaster or man of family it is best means extant of furnishing the rising generation of the colony with a thorough geographical knowledge of Victoria’. (June 1874)

From, F.E. Hiscock & Co’s New Victorian Counties Atlas.

Collections:
State Library Victoria: MAPS 820 A 1874 HISCOCKS

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