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Plan of the city of Melbourne embracing Collingwood, South Melbourne...

Plan of the city of Melbourne embracing Collingwood, South Melbourne and Sandridge, shewing part of Richmond, Prahran & St. Kilda [cartographic material] / compiled under the direction of Thomas Ham ; engraved by W. Knight. Published in Melbourne by Cyrus Mason, 1854.

Street map of Melbourne extending to the western parts of Collingwood, Richmond, Prahran, Windsor and St. Kilda. In addition, cadastral details have been supplied for South Melbourne, Sandridge, North Melbourne, Carlton, Parkside and Fitzroy, where section and allotment numbers have been given for land subdivisions. The map includes street names, churches, parks and reserves, railways and bridges.


Accompanying booklet published as: Book of reference to Mason’s Map of Melbourne : containing the nos. of blocks and sections of Melbourne proper, north, south, and east Melbourne, Parkside, Carlton and Sandridge. : with the names of Crown purchasers up to the latest sales / compiled from the maps and books of sale in the Government Survey Department by Cyrus Mason. Melbourne : Cyrus Mason, 33 Swanston St., 1854.

At foot of map: Engraved by W. Knight, Melbourne; printed and published with a book of reference by Cyrus Mason, 35 Swanston Street, Melbourne.

1 map : hand col., mounted on linen ; 61 x 46 cm. + booklet. Cadastral map showing allotments, reserves and important buildings.

Scale [ca. 1:11 880] 15 chains to 1 inch (E 144°89’ 00–E 144°99’ 00/S 37°77’ 00–S 37°85’ 00).