Philips’ Geological Map of the Environs of London, extending to 20 miles round Charing Cross, showing the nature of the soil and the elevation of the land

Philips, George jr.

  • £280.00


Philips’ Geological Map of the Environs of London, extending to 20 miles round Charing Cross, showing the nature of the soil and the elevation of the land, n.d but c.1890s. Colour printed, 75 x 103 cm (29.5 x 40.5 in), scale 1:63,360 (1in = 1 mile). Cut, mounted on linen and folded in book-style brown cloth covered card covers, folding to 19.5 x 11cm (7.75 x 4.4 in). Contours at 50m, 100m then at 100m contour inteval to 500. Judging from my neighbourhood, the base map dates between 1885 and 1904. Map clean and bright. Light wear to cover. In very good condition.