39-43 Pristina

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Object number C 11.4
Object Map     
Description Coloured Map. Austrian Military Generalkarte of Central Europe: 39-43 Pristina
Series Title Austrian Military Generalkarte of Central Europe.
Other Nbrs S.M.C. II C 11 - Old Shelf Number
Place Pristina
Publication Austrian Military Geographical Institute. 1900.
Scale 1:200,000
Coordinates 43 30 00 N; 020 50 00 E
42 30 00 N; 021 50 00 E
Notes The Austrian Generalkarte grid uses the Ferro Meridian which is approximately 18 degrees West of Greenwich. The line of longitude runs through the westernmost Canary Island, El Hierro (Ferro, or sometimes called the Meridian Island). This was a common Prime Meridian used in historical maps produced outside of the British Empire.