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Early map of the roads from Bristol to Weymouth

Stock No. 15096 Category: Tags: , , , Cartographer: OGILBY, John.

The Road from Bristol to Weymouth...
London, c.1675. Coloured. 330 x 445mm.

£240

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The complete route, via Wells, Glastonbury & Crewkerne.

Plate 60 from Ogilby's 'Britannia', the first road atlas of England & Wales, first published in 1675. It was only after his work that roads started being shown on county maps. The route is shown on scroll-like strips, with a decorative strapwork title cartouche.

Additional information

Dimensions 445 × 330 mm
Cartographer

Date

1675

Extra Info

The Road from Bristol to Weymouth…

Publication

London, c.1675. Coloured. 330 x 445mm.

Condition

A good example.

References

Second state, with plate number bottom right.