|Checklist of Hampshire Maps|
|Map, Hampshire, scale about 6.5 miles to 1 inch, by James Pigot and Co, Basing Lane, London, 1828, engraved by Pigot and Son, Manchester; published 1828-57.|
Published in 'PIGOT & COs. British ATLAS. OF THE COUNTIES OF ENGLAND, WITH A Map of England and Wales, AND A CIRCULAR ONE OF THE COUNTRY ROUND LONDON, ... EMBELLISHED WITH A CORRECT GRAPHIC SERIES OF VIGNETTES OF THE Cathedrals and some of the handsomest Churches in England: ...' 1828.
|The maps are perhaps the same maps as their London and Provincial Directory, 1826?|
Published in 'Pigot & Co.'s British Atlas, of the Counties of England, with A Map of England and Wales, and A Circular one of the country round London, to the distance of fourteen miles; the whole engraved on steel plates, and embellished with a correct graphic series of vignettes of the cathedrals and some of the handsomest Churches in England; accompanied by topographical accounts, exhibiting the general statisticks of each county; its ancient history, and modern localities, and divisions; commerce, manufactures, and population; tables of distances, &c. The entire prefixed by comprehensive reciprocal distance tables, of the Principal Towns in Great Britain, &c. And an itinerary of the most useful and generally travelled Mail and Coach Routes throughout the United Kingdom. Published by J. Pigot & Co. Basing Lane, London, and Fountain Street, Manchester: and sold by them and the following booksellers:- Simpkin and Marshall, Stationer's-Court, Ludgate Hill; Sherwood and Co. Paternoster-row; Winchester and Varnham, 61, Strand; Effingham Wilson, and John Richardson, Royal Exchange; Hatchard and Son, Piccadilly; and by all respectable booksellers in the Kingdom. 1831.' The atlas size is 11 1/2 x 16 1/4 ins; the map has an accompanying page of text; the vignette is Winchester Cathedral.
Published in another edition '... Published by J. Pigot & Co. 59, Fleet Street, London ...' 1839.
|The reverse of the text page has statistics from the 1831 Census, and from the Reform Bill 1832.|
Published in another edition 1840.
Published in another edition 'Pigot & Co.' British Atlas ... I. Slater, Printer, Fountain Street, Manchester.' 1844.
|The 1844 edition has population figures from the 1841 Census, but there is no text page.|
Published in another edition 'I. Slater's new british Atlas ... Published by Isaac Slater (late Pigot & Slater), Fleet Street, London; Fountain Street, and Portland Street, Manchester: and sold by him and the following booksellers: Simpkin, Marshall & Co., etc.' 1857-58.
|example:-||map -- HMCMS:FA1997.107|
|map feature:-||hand coloured & compass rose & scale line & lat and long scales & table of hundreds & table of symbols & county & hundreds & roads & turnpike roads & post roads & railways & rivers & canals & distances from London & electoral data & forests & parks & coast form lines & harbours & vignettes|
|scale line:-||10 miles = 42.2 mm|
|inscription:-||printed -- HAMPSHIRE -- title|
|inscription:-||printed -- bottom Published by Pigot & Co. 17 Basing Lane, London & 18 Fountain St. Manchester. / Engraved on Steel by Pigot & Son Manchester|
|map type:-||HantsMap -- Pigot 1828|
|dimension:-||wxh, sheet = 28x42cm|
|wxh, plate = 249x381mm (?)|
|wxh, map = 221x355mm|
|scale = 1 to 380000 ? (1 to 381361 from scale line assuming statute mile)|
|scale = 1 to 390000 ? (1 deg lat = 283.0mm is 1 to 393351)|
|scale = 1 to 400000 ? (from town positions using DISTAB.exe)|
|longitude, Winchester = 1d 18.4m W (approx)|
|map type tabulation|
|reference:-||Pigot, James and Co: 1828 & 1831 & 1839 & 1840: Pigot and Co's British Atlas: (London)|
|: 1844: Pigot and Co's British Atlas: Slater, Isaac (Manchester)|
|: 1857: I Slater's New British Atlas: Slater, Isaac (London)|
|map type Pigot 1828 -- menu of resources|
|maps:-||HMCMS Map Collection (scanned item in bold)|
|HMCMS:FA1997.107 -- map|
|HMCMS:FA1998.7 -- title page|
|HMCMS:FA1998.213 -- map|
|HMCMS:FA1999.64 -- map|
|HMCMS:FA2001.45 -- map|