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Walker 1837
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Map, Hampshire, scale about 4.5 miles to 1 inch, by John and Charles Walker, derived from the Ordnance Survey and others, published by Longman, Rees and Co, Paternoster Row, London, 1837; published 1837-70.

Published in 'To their Royal Highnesses The Duchess of Kent and the Princess Victoria, This British Atlas, Comprising separate Maps of every County in England each Riding in Yorkshire and North and South wales Showing the Roads, Railways, Canals, Parks, Boundaries of Boroughs, &c. Compiled from the maps of the Board of Ordnance and other Trigonometrical Surveys ... by ... J. & C. Walker. Published March 1, 1837, by Longman, Rees & Co. Paternoster Row, and J. & C. Walker, 3 Burleigh Street, Strand.'
the atlas has a title page and 47 maps; its size is 13 3/8 x 16 1/2 ins.
Lithograph version published in a Fox-Hunting Atlas by Hobson, 1850.

Published in a reprint 1837, after the accession of Victoria, with the atlas dedication amended.

Published in an edition, 1841.
the map is the same, and is accompanied by a page of text of statistical tables and a table of distances.
Perhaps published in an edition, 1846.

Published in an edition, 1852; same as the 1841 edition.

Published in an edition, 1862; there might be amendments, eg the railways corrected.

Published in an edition, 1870; with the railways brought up to date; it is not clear whether railways, for example, are brought up to date for each edition.
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example:-  map -- HMCMS:FA1998.138
map feature:-  hand coloured & title cartouche & compass rose & scale line & lat and long scales & coast shaded & rivers & relief & hill hachuring & woods & forests & parks & county & hundreds & electoral data & settlements & roads & railways & canals & table of symbols & table of hundreds (etc)
inscription:-  printed -- title cartouche HAMPSHIRE / AND ISLE OF WIGHT
inscription:-  printed -- below title BY J. & C. WALKER.
inscription:-  printed -- bottom centre Published by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Co. Paternoster Row 1841
scale line:-  12 miles = 69.8 mm
map type:-  HantsMap -- Walker 1837
dimension:-  wxh, sheet = 35x43cm
wxh, map = 319x398mm
scale = 1 to 280000 ? (1 to 276678 from scale line assuming modern mile)
scale = 1 to 270000 ? (40 mins lat = 274.5mm is 1 to 270354)
longitude, Winchester = 1d 18.4m W (approx)

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reference:-  Hobson: 1850: Fox Hunting Atlas
Walker, J and C: 1837 & 1841 & 1846(?) & 1852 & 1862 & 1870: British Atlas: Longman, Rees and Co & Walker, J and C (London)
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button  related map type -- Hobson 1850
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maps:-  HMCMS Map Collection   (scanned item in bold)
button  HMCMS:FA1988.6 -- map
button  HMCMS:FA1998.5 -- title page
button  HMCMS:FA1998.138 -- map
button  HMCMS:FA1999.74 -- map
button  HMCMS:FA1999.114 -- map
button  HMCMS:FA2000.56 -- map
button  HMCMS:FA2001.184.1 -- map

MN: 18.6.2001
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