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Map of the routes to the gold fields

University of Cape Town Libraries, South Africa
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  • South Africa -- Maps.
  • Africa
  • Southern -- Maps.
  • Railroads -- South Africa -- Maps.
  • Mines And Mineral Resources -- Africa
  • Southern -- Maps.
  • Agricultural Science


Map of southern Africa including the German Protectorate, Great Namaqualand, Mashonaland and Matabeleland in southern Rhodesia, Portuguese possessions, the lower portion of Nyasaland, marked "British", Swaziland, Basutoland, the Kalahari, Bechuanaland and British Bechuanaland, Khama's land, Kaffraria, Pondoland, Zululand, the Amaduma and Amatonga land. The map details the rail routes to the gold and diamond fields, the route to Matabeleland and Mashonaland, agricultural produce and a colour colded key to the mineral deposits of gold, copper, lead, coal, iron, asbestos, crocidolite and diamonds. It also shows the Customs Union boundary proclaimed on 26 June 1893.

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