South Britain or England & Wales : drawn from several surveys &c. on the new projection ; corrected from astronomical observations, & the places marked where the observatns. were made


South Britain or England & Wales

Item Information

Title:
South Britain or England & Wales : drawn from several surveys &c. on the new projection ; corrected from astronomical observations, & the places marked where the observatns. were made
Publisher:
Robert Sayer and John Bennett (Firm)
Creator:
Kitchin, Thomas, 1718-1784
Cartographer:
Kitchin, Thomas, 1718-1784
Name on Item:
by Thos. Kitchin, geogr. engraver to His Late Royal Highness the Duke of York
Date:
1777
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
England--Maps--Early works to 1800
Wales--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
England
Wales
Publisher:
London : Printed for Robt. Sayer and John Bennett
Notes:
Originally printed on 4 sheets. Boston Public Library copy joined to 2 sheets.
Relief shown pictorially.
Inset map: Isles of Scilly.
Conservation of this piece was funded by Alan and Sherry Leventhal in memory of his father, Norman B. Leventhal whose vision to create this Map Center will inspire generations to come.
Maps 3-4 in a composite atlas with the title "Atlas of the world."
Extent:
1 map on 2 sheets : hand colored ; 126 x 107 cm, sheets 68 x 112 cm
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:575,000
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_014661
Call #:
G1015 .A85 1783
Barcode:
30000004730188
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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