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Walker 1837
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Map, hand coloured engraving, Hampshire and Isle of Wight, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by J and C Walker, 1837, publisher by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Co, Paternoster Row, London, 1841.
The map is drawn to show electoral data for the county, divisions and hundreds, etc, as well as general topography.
map feature:-  hand coloured & title cartouche & compass rose & scale line & lat and long scales & coast shaded & rivers & relief & hill hachuring & woods & forests & parks & county & hundreds & electoral data & settlements & roads & railways & canals & table of symbols & table of hundreds (etc)
inscription:-  printed -on- title cartouche HAMPSHIRE / AND ISLE OF WIGHT
inscription:-  printed -on- below title BY J. & C. WALKER.
inscription:-  printed -on- bottom centre Published by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Co. Paternoster Row 1841
scale line:-  12 miles = 69.8 mm
map type:-  HantsMap -- Walker 1837
dimension:-  wxh, sheet = 35x43cm
wxh, map = 319x398mm
scale = 1 to 280000 ? (1 to 276678 from scale line assuming modern mile)
scale = 1 to 270000 ? (40 mins lat = 274.5mm is 1 to 270354)
longitude, Winchester = 1d 18.4m W (approx)

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town names:- 
Hampshire Hampshire
map name modern name
Alton Alton
Andover Andover
Basingstoke Basingstoke
Bishops Waltham Bishops Waltham
Christchurch Christchurch
Fareham Fareham
Fordingbridge Fordingbridge
Gosport Gosport
Havant Havant
Kingsclere Kingsclere
Lymington Lymington
New Alresford Alresford
Odiham Odiham
Petersfield Petersfield
Portsmouth Portsmouth
Ringwood Ringwood
Romsey Romsey
Southampton Southampton
Stockbridge Stockbridge
Whitchurch Whitchurch
Winchester Winchester

MN: 4.10.2001
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