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Object ID 0033
Collection Old Museum Display
Object Name Model, Topographic
Caption 0033 Relief map
Dimensions H-33 W-27 L-46 D-6.5 inches
Description Relief map of Monterey Bay.
Label inside table under glass: Relief map of Monterey Bay by Harold Heath. Data from Government Survey 1935-36
Scale of miles (~1 1/4 inch = 1 mile)
In ancient times the Salinas and Carmel Rivers had a common outlet. Since then a gradual subsidence has submerged a portion of their channels, and has separated their outlets by several miles.
Other Name Relief map