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Lewis 1831
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Map, Southampton, ie Hampshire, scale about 7 miles to 1 inch, drawn by R Creighton, 1831, engraved by J and C Walker, for the Topographical Dictionary published by Lewis, London? edition of 1840s?
The Poor Law unions are indicated and listed in a table.
The railways, London to Southampton, plus the branch to Gosport date the map to late 1840s.
inscription:-  printed -on- upper left SOUTHAMPTON
inscription:-  printed -on- bottom Drawn by R. Creighton / DRAWN AND ENGRAVED FOR LEWIS' TOPOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY. / Engraved by J&C Walker.
map feature:-  compass rose & scale line & lat and long scales & coast form lines & county & roads & settlements & relief & hill hachuring & rivers & electoral data & harbours & table of unions & canals
map type:-  HantsMap -- Lewis 1831
dimension:-  wxh = 27x33cm
scale = 1 to 430000 ? (approx, 1 to 426316 ?)
longitude, Winchester = 1d 17.4m W (approx)

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town names:- 
Southampton 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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