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FA1998.185:- 

Map, printed copy, Ichnographia Oppidi Aultonis, Plan of Alton, Hampshire, scale about 20 inches to 1 mile, originally drawn by IS, 1666.
A reference table lists street names, inns and other buildings; the Entry from Domesday Book for Alton, in Latin and English is written in a panel on the right.
map feature:-  compass rose (cardinal, half cardinal, and false points, fleur de lys for N) & up is NW (approx) & scale line & coat of arms & settlements & roads & streets & inns & rivers
inscription:-  -on- ICHNOGRAPHIA / OPPIDI AULTONIS / IN COMITATU / SOUTHAMPTO / NIE
inscription:-  -on- DELINEATA / ANNO SALUTIS / NOSTRE / MDCLXVI / PERI / I[ ]
inscription:-  printed -on- top TO / EDWARD KNIGHT, ESQR.E. / OF CHAWTON HOUSE, / Lord of the Manor of Alton Eastbrook, / THIS FACSIMILE COPY OF AN / ANCIENT MAP OF ALTON, / IOS BY PERMISSION RESPECTFULLY DEDICATE, / BY HIS MOST OBEDIENT SERVANTS, / EDWARD RYDE AND ROBERT HARROW, / 1852
scale line:-  40 perches = 67.7 mm
dimension:-  scale = 1 to 3000 ? (1 to 2971 from scale line)

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MN: 8.6.1998