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  BRITISH ISLES 
 England 

CREIGHTON, R. [Four-sheet folding map of England & Wales]
A Map of England & Wales Divided into Counties, Parliamentary Divisions & Dioceses shewing the principal Roads, Railways, Rivers and Canals and Seats of the Nobility and Gentry with the Distance of Each Town from the General Post Office, London. Projected from the Triangulation for the Survey made under the Direction of the Honorable The Board of Ordnance on a scale of Five Miles to an Inch and Corrected to the Present Time. London: Samuel Lewis, c.1839. Original colour. Four sheets, dissected and laid on linen, each 1040 x 860mm, folded into original morocco gilt covers. Hinges defective.
A four-sheet map of England and Wales, drawn by Creighton, engraved by John Dower, in fine original colour, with a list of dioceses with coats of arms, a table of distances by sea and a large vignette view of the General Post Office in London, engraved by Griffiths after Thomas Allom.
[Ref: 10621]    £800.00 ($1,077 • €914 rates)


  LONDON 
 London Maps 

CREIGHTON, R. [A plan of London early in the reign of Queen Victoria]
A Plan of London and its Environs. London, 1840. Coloured. 350 x 470mm.
Steel-engraved town plan of London, engraved by J. & C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary, published three years after Victoria became queen. The first railways into London have been built: the map marks the routes of the Greenwich, Croydon and Birmingham railways. HOWGEGO: 330.
[Ref: 15836]    £550.00 ($740 • €629 rates)


CREIGHTON, R. [A plan of London in the 1840s]
A Plan of London and its Environs. London, c.1845. Coloured. 350 x 470mm.
Steel-engraved town plan, engraved by J. & C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary. This example has been updated to show Brunel's Hungerford Suspension Bridge and the spur of the London and Croydon Railway to the Bricklayers Arms at he junction of the Old and New Kent Roads. This was built by the L&CR and the South Eastern Railway because they were concerned by the charges imposed by the London and Greenwich Railway for use of their line to London Bridge. HOWGEGO: 330, this state not listed.
[Ref: 18399]    £500.00 ($673 • €572 rates)


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