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Map, Andrew's Military Map of the Seat of War in the Netherlands, scale about 11 miles to 1 inch, published by John Andrews, Piccadilly, London, 1793.
Great Britain, with Austria and most of the european countries surrounding France, became involved in the 1st War of the Coalition, against french expansionism, from 1792-93.
map feature:-  title cartouche (plain octagon) & scale line & lat and long scales & coast form lines & rivers & relief (some?) & woods & forests & settlements & roads & fortifications
inscription:-  printed -on- title cartouche ANDREW'S / MILITARY MAP / of the SEAT OF WAR in the / NETHERLANDS; / Part of / FRANCE, HOLLAND and GERMANY, / in which are delineated all the / Fortified Towns, Rivers, Woods, Roads, and Villages to shew / the Operations of the Armies. / London / Publish'd & Sold as the Act directs by the Author No. 211, facing Air Street Piccadilly, Sptr. 27th. 1793.
scale line:-  35 miles = 81.7 mm
dimension:-  scale = 1 to 690000 ? (1 to 689437 from scale line assuming modern mile)

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