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Pigot 1828
 
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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.
 
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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)

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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)
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button  HMCMS:FA1997.107 -- map
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button  HMCMS:FA1998.213 -- map
button  HMCMS:FA1999.64 -- map
button  HMCMS:FA2001.45 -- map

MN: 20.8.2001
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