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Cruchley 1856
 
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Railway map, Cruchley's Railway and Telegraph Map of Hampshire, scale about 3 miles to 1 inch, by G F Cruchley, 81 Fleet Street, London, 1 January 1856; published 1856 to about 1882.

Published in another edition, about 1874.
Now numbered plate 14.

Published in another edition, perhaps 1870s.
This 1870s edition showing the Newport to Ryde Railway, which opened 1875, as under construction.

Published as part of the 'Finger Post Bicycle Road Guide' published by E Harrison and Co, 259 Oxford Street, London, about 1881.
The map, still numbered plate 14, is on a sheet with advertisements around the edge and on the reverse, and has no imprint; it is accompanied by text in a slip case.

Published in another edition, by Gall and Inglis, 25 Paternoster Square, London and 6 George Street, Edinburgh, Lothian, about 1882.
The explanation has been redrawn; still numbered plate 14.

Published in another edition by G F Cruchley, 81 Fleet street, London, about 1882.
 
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example:-  railway map -- HMCMS:FA1999.91
map feature:-  lat and long scales & scale line & coast shaded & sandbanks & rivers & relief & hill hachuring & woods & forests & parks & county & settlements & roads & railways & telegraphs & telegraph lines
scale line:-  10 miles = 93.3 mm
inscription:-  printed -- cover CRUCHLEY'S / RAILWAY / AND / TELEGRAPHIC / County Map of HAMPSHIRE. / N.B. These excellent County Maps, larger and superior to / any other for Railway Travelling, are offered to the Public at / SIXPENCE EACH, the price at which the most inferior / County Maps are sold. The names of all the Railways and / Stations are inserted on these Maps, likewise the Companies / to which they belong. / SIXPENCE COLOURED. / N.B. Sent Postage Free on Receipt of Seven Stamps. / G. F. CRUCHLEY, / Map Publisher and Globe Manufacturer, / 81, FLEET STREET. / SOLD BY ALL BOOKSELLERS & RAILWAY STATIONS. -- black on yellow
inscription:-  printed -- lower right of map CRUCHLEY'S / RAILWAY & TELEGRAPHIC / MAP OF / HAMPSHIRE / Showing all the / RAILWAYS & NAMES OF STATIONS, / ALSO THE / TELEGRAPH LINES & STATIONS, / Improved from the / ORDNANCE SURVEYS. / LONDON. PUBLISHED BY G. F. CRUCHLEY, MAP-SELLER & GLOBE MAKER, 81, FLEET STREET.
map type:-  HantsMap -- Cruchley 1856
dimension:-  wxh, sheet (unfolded) = 50.5x57.5cm
wxh, map = 482x547mm
scale = 1 to 170000 ? (1 to 172491 from scale line assuming statute mile)
scale = 1 to 180000 ? (40mins latitude=413mm is 1 to 179691)
longitude, Winchester = 1d 16.8m W (approx)

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