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Black 1870s
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Railway map, colour printed, Black's Road and Railway Travelling Map of England, scale about 14 miles to 1 inch, engraved by S Hall, published by A and C Black, Edinburgh, Lothian, early 1870s.
map feature:-  colour printed & sectioned for folding & mounted & folded & card cover & title cartouche & plain cartouche & up is N & scale line & lat and long scales & lat and long grid & table of symbols & sea tinted & coast line & rivers & relief & hill hachuring & county & settlements & roads & railways & canals
inscription:-  embossed -on- cover BLACK'S / ROAD & RAILWAY / TRAVELLING MAP / OF / ENGLAND / 4s. 6d. -- gold on dark green; illustrated with a 2-2-2 railway locomotive and a stage coach
inscription:-  printed -on- upper right in a plain cartouche ENGLAND / AND / WALES
inscription:-  printed -on- bottom Edinburgh, Published by A. & C. Black. / Engraved by S Hall, Bury Str. Bloomsbury
scale line:-  50 miles = 88.8 mm
map type:-  HantsMap -- Black 1870s
dimension:-  wxh,folded in cover = 12x15cm
wxh, sheet = 66.5x87cm
wxh, map = 570x820mm
scale = 1 to 900000 ? (1 to 906162 from scale line)

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town names:- 
Hampshire Hampshire
map name modern name
Alton Alton
Andover Andover
Basingstoke Basingstoke
Bishops Waltham Bishops Waltham
Christ Church Christchurch
Fareham Fareham
Fordingbridg Fordingbridge
Gosport Gosport
Havant Havant
Kingsclare Kingsclere
Lymington Lymington
Alresford Alresford
Odiham Odiham
Petersfield Petersfield
Portsmouth Portsmouth
Ringwood Ringwood
Romsey Romsey
Southampton Southampton
Stockbridge Stockbridge
Whitchurch Whitchurch
Winchester Winchester

MN: 7.10.2003
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