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Map, chart of the Harbour of St Malo and Road of Rance, France, scale about 1.5 miles to 1 inch, published by William Faden, Charing Cross, London, 1793.
Interest in the french coast would have been increased by the involvement of Great Britain in the 1st War of the Coalition, against France, from 1793.
map feature:-  title cartouche (plain box) & compass rose & scale line & rivers & relief & depth soundings & hill hachuring & settlements & roads & fortifications
inscription:-  printed -on- title cartouche The Harbour of / ST. MALO / and ROAD of RANCE. / .... -- with scale lines
inscription:-  printed -on- bottom centre Published by W. Faden, Charing Cross, Octr. 8. 1793.
scale line:-  2 miles = 66.9 mm
dimension:-  scale = 1 to 48000 ? (1 to 48112 from scale lein assuming modern mile)

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