Monash, Sir John KCMG KCB, (General, b.1865 - d.1931) - Messines - Trench Map ; Scale 1:5,000

Place Europe: Belgium, Flanders, West-Vlaanderen, Messines
Accession Number 3DRL/2316.058
Collection type Private Record
Record type Item
Measurement Overall: 68.5 cm x 93.2 cm
Object type Map
Maker Ordnance Survey Office
Date made 1917
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition

A map with colour on paper titled 'Messines' covering the area around Messines, from Spanbroekmolen to Betlh'eem Farm. Scale 1:5,000, Ordnance Survey, May, 1917, Zone Call W.X.Y.Z., Part of sheet 28. The map features roads, trenches, rivers, buildings, and vegetation. Annotations include '73', '3DRL2316[50/75]', '31', and the names of the roads and trenches in the area, including 'Nutmeg Lane', 'Occult Avenue', 'October Alley', 'Unbearable Trench', and 'Oxonian Trench'. '12' marked in blue pencil on the back.