A new map of Scotland with the roads


A new map of Scotland with the roads

Item Information

Title:
A new map of Scotland with the roads
Creator:
Greene, Robert, 1678?-1730
Creator:
Lamb, Francis.
Name on Item:
by Rob. Greene
Date:
[1689]
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Scotland--Maps--Early works to 1800
Places:
United Kingdom
Publisher:
London : Robert Greene at the Rose and Crown in Budg-row where you may have all sorts of mapps
Notes:
Scale statement reads "A scale of Scotch Miles" 30 = 68 mm. ; "A scale of English Miles" 40 = 76 mm.
Relief shown pictorially.
Re-issue, and possible re-engraving of map previously issued by Greene with William Berry in 1679.
Features include compass rose ; roads ; yellow border surrounds map ; trees ; ship ; sea monster.
Ornate title cartouche with coat of arms.
Inset : "Orcades."
F. Lamb sculp.
Cataloging, conservation, and digitization made possible in part by The National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.
Part of composite portfolio atlas with title "Collection of old maps."
Extent:
1 map : hand col. ; 46 x 52 cm.
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:847,500]
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_010010
Call #:
G1015 .C651 1630
Barcode:
30000003115226
Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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