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Ogilby 1675
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Strip map, uncoloured engraving, road map of part of The Road from London to Southampton, Hampshire, from the road book, Britannia, published by John Ogilby, White Friars, London, 1675.
Pl.51 from near Bagshot? Surrey, through Aldershot, Hampshire, through Farnham, Surrey, through Alton, New Alresford, Twyford, to Southampton, Hampshire; from Southampton to Romsey, Hampshire, and into Wiltshire, to Salisbury.
map feature:-  not coloured & title cartouche & not coloured & compass rose & road distances & roads & settlements & rivers & coast shaded & trees & relief & hillocks & county & parks & streets
inscription:-  printed -on- title cartouche The Road from. / LONDON to SOUTHAMPTON. / By JOHN OGILBY Esqr. His Maties. Cosmographer / .... -- cherubs
map type:-  HantsMap -- Ogilby 1675
dimension:-  wxh, sheet = 48x39.5cm
wxh, map = 467x313mm
scale = 1 to 63360 ? (nominal)

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reference:-  Ogilby, John: 1675: Britannia; A Geographical and Historical Description of the Principal Roads thereof
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town names:- 
Hampshire Hampshire
map name modern name
Alton Alton
Aleresford Alresford
Rumsey Romsey
Southampton Southampton

MN: 4.10.2001
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