A New Map of Dorsetshire Divided into Hundreds, Exhibiting Its Roads, Parks, etc
A New Map of Dorsetshire Divided into Hundreds, Exhibiting Its Roads, Parks, etc by John Cary, Engraver. 1811. Scale 1: 190,080 (1 inch=3 miles). Map area 48 x 54.5cm (18.75 x 21. 5 in) within page 54 x 64.5cm (21.25 x25.25 in). Watermark SMITH 1801. Landscape format, centre-fold with guard attached. Clear plate mark, hand-coloured outlines to boundaries. Very slight general soiling from handling, in good to very good condition.
About John Cary's County Maps
John Cary published this set of non-geological County maps from 1809 to 1818. They were used by William Smith as the basemaps for his uncompleted County Geological Atlas.