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Engraved surface 17.0 x 13.5 inches. With later hand colouring. In black and gilt wood and glass frame with wide ivory mount and later hand colouring. Total Size 25 x 21.5 inches. In very good condition. Vertical crease. Slightly darkened with a few small marks. Road map from Bristol to Weymouth. The road shows the towns and villages passed through with rivers and hills. The hills are either upside down or the right way up, indicating uphill and downhill. Includes compass roses.
Title: Original Engraved Antique Map. The Road from Bristol to Weymouth. The Road from BRISTOL to WEYMOVTH com Dorset by John Ogilby Esq. His Ma.ties Cosmographer. Containing 94 miles, 4 furlongs viz. From ye High Cross in Bristol to Bishops Clive7 to Wells 12 to Glastonbury 5,6 to Somerton 8 to Martock 7 to Crokehorn 7.3 to South Parret 2 to Frampton 12.7 to Weymouth 12.
Publisher: London. 1698:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 73817
Keywords: MAPS JOHN OGILBY, Engraved Antique Map, Road, Bristol to Weymouth, High Cross, Bishops, Wells, Glastonbury, Somerton, Martock, Crokehorn, South Parret, Frampton, towns, villages, rivers, hills, wood, glass frame, hand colouring,