A New Map of Lancashire Divided into Hundreds, Exhibiting Its Roads, Parks, etc
A New Map of Lancashire Divided into Hundreds, Exhibiting Its Roads, Parks, etc by John Cary, Engraver. 1811. Scale 1: 221,760 (1 inch=3.5 miles). Map area 54 x 48cm (21.25 x 18.75 in) within page 64.5 x 54cm (25.25 x21.25 in). Watermark HS 1809. Portrait format, centre-fold with guard removed. Slight browning along fold. 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.