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Harrison 1788
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Map, Hampshire, scale about 6 miles to 1 inch, drafted by Haywood, engraved by Sudlow, by John Harrison, 115 Newgate Street, London, 1788; published 1791-92.

Published in 'Maps of the English Counties with the Subdivisions of Hundreds, Wapontakes, Lathes, Wards, Divisions, &c. To which are add two folio pages of Letter-Press, to face each Map; descriptive of the extent, boundaries, rivers, lakes, canals, soil, mines, minerals, curious plants, husbandry, and every curiosity that is nearly connected with the maps. The whole containing the most useful, entertaining, and instructive selection of the kind, that has yet appeared at the price of 3l. 3s. London: Printed by and for John Harrison, No.115, Newgate-Street, M,DCC,XCI.' ie 1791.
The has a title page, a list of 'The Distances from Place to Place in Miles, on the Principal and cross Roads in England and Wales; with the Situation of each Gentleman's Seat.'; the atlas size is 20 1/2 x 16 ins.

Published in second edition, price 2l. 2s., 1792.

Published in a 'General and County Atlas ...', 1815.
Harrison earlier published 'The Atlas to Accompany Rapin's History of England', 1784-89, which may have had a map relevant to Hampshire.
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example:-  map -- HMCMS:FA1996.34
map feature:-  hand coloured & title cartouche & scale line & lat and long grid (oblique) & coast form lines & rivers & bridges & relief & hillocks & beacons & woods & forests & county & hundreds & table of hundreds & settlements & market days & roads
scale line:-  12 miles = 64.9 mm
inscription:-  printed -- map A / MAP / OF / HAMPSHIRE / ENGRAVED FROM AN ACTUAL SURVEY / with Improvements.
inscription:-  printed -- map, bottom left Haywood Del
inscription:-  printed -- map, bottom centre Engraved for J. Harrison, 115, Newgate Street, as the Act directs, Decr. 16, 1788.
inscription:-  printed -- map, bottom right Sudlow Sculp.
map type:-  HantsMap -- Harrison 1788
dimension:-  wxh, sheet = 51.5x38.5cm
wxh, plate = 477x344mm
wxh, map = 459x329mm
scale = 1 to 300000 ? (1 to 297567 from scale line assuming statute mile)
scale = 1 to 370000 ? (from town positions using DISTAB.exe)
longitude, Winchester = 1d 14.3m W (approx)

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reference:-  Harrison, John: 1791 & 1792: Maps of the English Counties: (London)
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MN: 18.6.2001
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