Operation Sea Lion : Military and geographical assessment : Set of books and maps

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Military and geographical assessment of England : Militärgeographische Angaben über England
Full details of the Military and geographical assessment of England and Wales can be found on the Mile-Geo. Home page.

Two complete sets of the assessment are offered below.

Set B
Five books and eight maps.Listed in detail as 'Mappe A' below.
Good clean condition. Folder is sound but slightly stained.
Set of books and maps. Sorry, sold.

Set C
Five books and eight maps.Listed in detail as 'Mappe A' below.
Good clean condition, slight foxing to folded map edges. A little dusty in parts. The card folder is faded and very yellowed. The original staples holding it together have failed (not surprising, given it is 4" thick.)
Set of books and maps, £400.


Mappe A : Militärgeographische Angaben über England
(London siehe Mappe B)

Military and geographical assessment of England

(3 Auflage, Abgeschlossen am 31 August 1941)
(3rd Edition, completed 31 August 1941)

Content
Five books and eight folding maps giving an overview of the geographical and industrial background useful to an invading force.

Folder A (3rd Edition, completed 31 August 1941)
(Mappe A)
1. Book. Text. 3rd edition.
Completed 31 August 1941. 106 pages with folding map of industries.
(Textheft. 3 auflage. (London siehe auch Mappe B))

2. Book. Gazetteer. 3rd edition.
Completed 31 August 1941. 165 pages. Each place is described and given a map reference.
(Ortschaftsverzeichnis. 3 auflage.(London siehe Mappe B))

3. Book. Photographs of the whole of England except London. 3rd edition.
Completed 1 September 1940. 177 pages with list of images at the back.
(Bildheft England insgesamt. 3 auflage. (London siehe Sonderheft in Mappe B))

4. Map. 1:1,000,000 Great Britain and Ireland, physical features, with sheet lines of 1:100,000 series overprinted.
Released 1941.
(Übersichtskarte)

5. Map. 1:500,000 England South. Planning map.
Released 15.8.1940.
(Militärgeographische Operationskarte Süd und Mittlelengland)

6. Map. 1:1,000,000 Great Britain and Ireland, railways with index of stations.
Special edition 8. 1941.
(Eisenbahnnetz mit stationsverzeichnis)

7. Book. Index of stations for the map of Great Britain and Ireland.
Completed 1. August 1940. 34 pages, for stations on item 6.
(Stationsverzeichnis zu 6)

8. Map. 1:1,000,000 Great Britain, main roads.
Special edition 7.40.
(Fernverkehrsstrassen)

9. Map. 1:1,000,000 Great Britain, trunk roads and waterways.
Special edition 7.40.
(Übersicht der Gewässer)

10. Map. 1:1,000,000 Great Britain and Ireland, telephone and telegraph offices, radio installations.
Situation on 1.9.1940.
(Fernsprech- und Telegraphennetz; Funkstellen (Rückseite)

11. Map. 1:1,000,000 England and Scotland, electricity and power stations.
Special edition 1940.
(Elektrizitätsversorgung)

12. Map. 1:1,000,000 England, population distribution.
Released 1.8.1940.
(Bevölkerungsverteilung 1931)

13. Book. Town plans. 2nd revised edition.
Completed 1 August 1941. 160 town plans (except London), index map and alphabetical index to towns.
(Stadtdurchfahrtpläne England (ohne London). 2. verbesserte Auflage)

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