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Map [Plans of the Battle of Jutland, May 31st 1916].

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Title

  • [Plans of the Battle of Jutland, May 31st 1916].

Names

  • Great Britain. Admiralty.
  • Jellicoe, John Rushworth, 1859-1935.
  • Malby & Sons.

Created / Published

  • [London?] : [The Admiralty], [1920]
  • [London] : Malby & Sons, lith.

Contents

  • Plate 1a. Plan of Battle off Jutland, May 31st 1916 -- Plate 2a. Track of operations during night of May 31st to June 1st 1916 -- Plate 3a. Chart showing tracks of vessels of H.M. fleet during the night actions from 10 P.M. May 31st to 2:00 A.M. June 1st 1916 -- Plate 4a. Plan of Battle off Jutland, May 31st 1916 -- Plate 5a. Diagram shewing order of the battlefleet, Battle off Jutland, 31st May 1916 -- Plate 6a. Tracing from chart no. 2182b (the North Sea central sheet) showing track of H.M.S. "Iron Duke" May 30th-June 2nd 1916 -- Plate 7a. Plan shewing track of "Marlborough" and of enemy vessels engaged from VI.00 P.M. to VIII.00 P.M. May 31st 1916 -- Plate 8a. The Battle off Jutland, May 31st 1916 -- Plate 9a. Enclosure to report of Rear Admiral commanding 2nd Battle Cruiser Squadron No. 513, dated June 3rd 1916 : tracing of track followed by Second Battle Cruiser Squadron ... 1916 -- Plate 10a. Track of H.M.S. Barham between III.12 P.M. & VI.52 P.M., May 31st 1916 -- Plate 11a. Diagrammatic sketch as seen from control top of Duke of Edinburgh ... on 31st May 1916 -- Plate 12a. Fourth Light Cruiser Squadron, movements between 4 p.m. May 31st & 2 a.m. June 1st 1916.

Headings

  • -  Jutland, Battle of, 1916--Maps
  • -  World War, 1914-1918--North Sea--Naval operations--Maps
  • -  World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--North Sea--Maps
  • -  North Sea

Genre

  • Nautical charts

Notes

  • -  British-produced maps showing British-German naval-battle actions in the North Sea on 31 May1916 to the west of Denmark, which actions were later called "The Battle of Jutland"--the largest naval battle of World War One.
  • -  Common title adapted by cataloguer from the individual sheet titles.
  • -  On sheets where the name "The Battle off Jutland" appears, the middle word is spelt "off", not "of".
  • -  Some sheets have the commanding admiral's name below the sheet title, for example: JnBellicoe 18 June 1916; David Beatty.
  • -  LC sheets may have been removed from a textual publication (unidentified).
  • -  Some sheets include text, notes, and index of battle positions.
  • -  In lower margin on each sheet: 10072. 24266. P1173 [number in circle] 5,000. 12.20.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • 12 maps : some in color ; 81 x 77 cm or smaller, folded to 24 x 15 cm

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G9112.N6S65 svar .G8

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2015588079

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Great Britain. Admiralty, John Rushworth Jellicoe, and Malby & Sons. Plans of the Battle of Jutland, May 31st. [London?: The Admiralty, London: Malby & Sons, lith, 1916] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2015588079/.

APA citation style:

Great Britain. Admiralty, Jellicoe, J. R. & Malby & Sons. (1916) Plans of the Battle of Jutland, May 31st. [London?: The Admiralty, London: Malby & Sons, lith] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2015588079/.

MLA citation style:

Great Britain. Admiralty, John Rushworth Jellicoe, and Malby & Sons. Plans of the Battle of Jutland, May 31st. [London?: The Admiralty, London: Malby & Sons, lith, 1916] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2015588079/>.