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Ogilby 1675
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Strip map, hand coloured copper plate engraving, road map, part of The Road From London to Weymouth, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, from the road book, Britannia, published by John Ogilby, White Friars, London, 1675.
Pl.53 from Basingstoke to Sutton Scotney, Stockbridge, Broughton, Hampshire, into Wiltshire at West Dean, via Dunkerton, across Dorset through Cranborne, Wimborne Minster, Blandford Forum, Dorchester, to Weymouth.
inscription:-  printed -on- title cartouche The Road From LONDON to WEYMOUTH com. DORSET. / By IOHN OGILBY Esqr. His Maties. Cosmographer. -- fruit
map feature:-  hand coloured & title cartouche & roads & road distances & rivers & compass rose & coat of arms (royal) & settlements & streets & woods & trees & relief & hillocks & county & coast shaded & harbours & ducking stools & windmills
map type:-  HantsMap -- Ogilby 1675
dimension:-  wxh, sheet = 50.5x38cm
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
Basingstoke Basingstoke
Stockbridge Stockbridge

MN: 4.10.2001
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