C1935

Map of the City of Greater Newcastle.

Detailed c.20th map of Newcastle. Mayfield sites for dating of the map; Waratah Golf Club was formed and Kerr Street Course was opened (1911-20) BHP purchased Kerr Street Course in 1920 John Lysaght & Co, (1921) Stewarts & Lloyds, tubemakers  (1934) … Read Full Description

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Full Title:

Map of the City of Greater Newcastle.

Date:

C1935

Condition:

In good condition, with folds as issued.

Technique:

Lithograph printed in colour.

Image Size: 

625mm 
x 475mm

Paper Size: 

668mm 
x 495mm
AUTHENTICITY
Map of the City of Greater Newcastle. - Vintage Map from 1935

Guaranteed Vintage Item
dated:

1935

Description:

Detailed c.20th map of Newcastle.

Mayfield sites for dating of the map;
Waratah Golf Club was formed and Kerr Street Course was opened (1911-20) BHP purchased Kerr Street Course in 1920
John Lysaght & Co, (1921)
Stewarts & Lloyds, tubemakers  (1934)

Not shown on the map, Newcastle Chemical Co, (1940)

Collections:
State Library NSW:  Reference code (AuSN)b20704719-61slnsw_inst

Herbert Edward Cooper Robinson (1857 - 1933)

Robinson was a founder of the (Royal) Geographical Society of Australasia in 1885, a member of the Geographical Society of New South Wales in the late 1920s and a fellow of the Royal Geographical Society of London. He made many valuable contributions to geographical science and was a delegate to the 1923 Sydney Regional Plan Convention. A friend and technical collaborator of Professor Sir Edgeworth David, he helped to produce David's monumental large-scale Geological Map of the Commonwealth of Australia in 1932. His draughtsmen also produced the maps for Donald Mackay's important aerial surveys of Australia from 1930. 1895 Wentworth Court-Robinson set up his own map-publishing business 1906 Phillip Street 1913 Permanent location at 221-223 George Street. 1917 H. E. C. Robinson Ltd was officially incorporated

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