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Hughes 1868
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Map, Hampshire, scale about 5.5 miles to 1 inch, by William Hughes, published by Virtue, James S and Co, City Road and Ivy Lane, London, 1868.

Published in 'The National Gazetteer: A Topographical Dictionary of the British Islands ... illustrated with a complete county Atlas, and numerous Maps ... London: Virtue and Co., City Road, and Ivy Lane, 1868.'
The atlas size is 7 x 10 1/2 ins.

Published in 'A New County Atlas of Great Britain ... by W. Hughes.' 1873.
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example:-  map -- HMCMS:ACM1934.74.8
map feature:-  colour printed & lat and long scales (rectangular) & scale line & rivers & relief (some) & hill hachuring & woods & forests & parks ( a few) & county & electoral data (?) & settlements & roads & railways & canals
inscription:-  -- printed LONDON, J. S. VIRTUE & Co. LIMITED. W. HUGHES -- bottom
scale line:-  10 miles = 45.2 mm
map type:-  HantsMap -- Hughes 1868
dimension:-  wxh, sheet = 27x36.5cm
wxh, map = 240x297mm (BUT extends beyond this frame to 27cm wide)
scale = 1 to 360000 ? (1 to 356050 from scale line assuming a modern mile)

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reference:-  Hughes, William: 1868: National Gazetteer & Topographical Dictionary of the British Islands: Virtue, James S and Co (London)
Hughes, William: 1873: New County Atlas of Great Britain: (London)
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MN: 18.6.2001
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