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Publisher: THE SURVEY OFFICE.
Title: Ceylon.
Published in: Colombo, 1925
   
Size: 12.2 x 8.0 inches.
31.0 x 20.3 cm.
Coloring:

Colour printed.
Condition: In very good condition. Folded map on thin paper.
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A uncommon issue of this detailed map of Ceylon. The map covers the entire island and is colour coded according to provinces. Notes roads, railways, towns, rivers, lakes, and a host of other topographical features. Scale of 24 miles to an inch.

The Department of Survey of Sri Lanka (also known as the Department of the Surveyor General) is a non-ministerial government department in Sri Lanka. Established on 2 August 1800, it is the oldest unchanged government department in the country. Until to date 47 Surveyor General have served the Survey Department of Sri Lanka. This map was prepared under the direction of A.J.Wickwar.




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