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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 Barnstable, Devon, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, from the road book, Britannia, published by John Ogilby, White Friars, London, 1675.
Pl.32 from Andover, Hampshire; via Amesbury, past Stonehenge, Shrewton, Warminster, Wiltshire; then Bruton to Bridgewater, Somerset.
map feature:-  hand coloured & title cartouche & roads & road distances & rivers & compass rose & coat of arms (royal) & settlements & streets & woods & trees & relief & hillocks & county & beacons & windmills
inscription:-  printed -on- title cartouche The Road from LONDON to BARNSTABLE, in Devonshire. / By JOHN OGILBY Esqr. His Maties. Cosmographr. / ... -- hunting scene
map type:-  HantsMap -- Ogilby 1675
dimension:-  wxh, sheet = 50x42cm
wxh, plate = 447x368mm
wxh, map = 441x359mm
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
Andover Andover

MN: 4.10.2001
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