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Manual - 'Australia Pilot Volume I', Hydrographer of the Navy, 1973 Object Reg. No: HT 5584

Hardback manual, published by The Hydrographer of the Navy and distributed by John Donne and Son/ Charts, Maps and Marine Books, 372 Little Bourke Street. Melbourne. Melbourne Maritime Radio Collection.

This document was collected from the Melbourne Coastal Radio Station after it was closed in July 2002. In addition to communications equipment and documentation, items in general office use were collected in order to represent as far as possible the working environment at the time of closure.
Hardback book with blue cover embossed with gold lettering. The content is presented in chapter form (seven in total excluding contents and appendix) and the information is written, illustrative (renderings and photographic images), diagrammatic and tabulated.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Michael Greenwood, 2002
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 13 mm (Height), 213 mm (Width), 303 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: communications, wireless, radio stations
Themes this item is part of: Information & Communication Collection, Melbourne Coastal Radio Station, Australian Coastal Radio Service, 1912-2002, Melbourne Coastal Radio, Reminiscences of an OTC Technician, 1969-1992, Australian Coastal Radio Service, 1912-2012
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Radio
Tertiary Classification: reference materials
Inscriptions: 'AUSTRALIA PILOT VOLUME I/ SOUTH COAST OF AUSTRALIA FROM CAPE LEEUWIN TO GREEN POINT/ SIXTH EDITION 1973...Crown Copyright 1973 To be obtained from the Agents for the Sale of the Admiralty Charts...'
Issued By: Ministry of Defence Hydrographic Department, Taunton, Somerset, England, Great Britain, 1973
References: Melbourne MCS (Melbourne Maritime Coastal Service) accessed 13 March 2012

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