MAPS, PLANS, AND PUBLICATIONS
ISSUED BY THE
SURVEY DEPARTMENT, MINISTRY OF FINANCE, EGYPT.
MAPS AND PLANS.
The following is a general list of the maps and plans offered for sale by the
Survey Department. A booklet giving details of all sheets printed may be
obtained free, on application either personally or by letter at the Headquarters of
the Department, Giza (Mudiria), or at the Geological Museum, Public Works
Ministry Gardens, Cairo, where all maps and plans are for sale, or through any
Except where specially stated, the price of each map-sheet is 50 milliemes
on paper, and 65 milliemes on cloth, and they are sent post free hy the Depart-
The reference marks denote : (*) map is in Arabic only ; (f) map is in
English only ; (*f) map bears place-names both in Arabic and English ; (*) (j)
map can be obtained either in Arabic or English.
The following list gives particulars of the maps published. The map of
Alexandria, on the scale of 1: 1,000 will be completed during 1910; after this,
the survey of Cairo will be taken up.
Cairo (*t), 30 sheets, scale 1:1,000 (in preparation).
Alexandria (*f), 100 sheets, scale 1:1,000.
General map of Alexandria Municipality (French and Arabic), 10 sheets,
scale 1 : 6,000.
Mit Ghamr (*f), 4 sheets, scale 1: 1,000.
Mansura (*t), 16 sheets, scale 1:1,000.
Suez (*t), 20 sheets, scale 1:1,000.
Suez (*t), 1 sheet, scale 1:2,500.
Sohag (*t), 6 sheets, 1:1,000.
Tanta (*f), 15 sheets, scale 1:1,000.
Girga (*f), 6 sheets, scale 1 :1,000.
Aswan (*t), 23 sheets, scale 1:1,000.
Port Said (in French), 1 sheet, scale 1: 5,000.
Zagazig (*f), 20 sheets, scale 1 :1,000.
Damanhur (*t), 14 sheets, scale 1:1,000.
Benha (*t), in preparation, scale 1:1,000.
£ 1 = 975 milliemes ; $ = 200 milliemes ; Mk. 1 = 48 milliemes ; Fr. 1 = 39 milliemes.