Map featuresSpeed's Hampshire 1611
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border; picture frame border.
The border of the map is given the appearance of a carved wood picture frame.
|title cartouche; strapwork cartouche, makers name, engraver's name.|
|coat of arms; royal arms and a heraldic border.|
|orientation; labelled borders.|
|scale line; chequered scale line in a cartouche.|
|coast shaded; sea moire effect, coast shaded with horizontal lines.|
|rivers; wiggly lines tapering from their mouth at the coast; none are named.|
|bridges; some bridges are drawn.|
|relief; groups of hillocks.|
|beacons; a post on a hill.|
|woods, forests; drawings of trees.|
|parks; ring of paling fence.|
|county boundary; fine dotted line, adjacent counties labelled.|
|hundred boundaries; fine dotted line, areas labelled.|
|settlements; dot and circle, plus buildings to grade size, which is also indicated by labelling style.|
|market towns; dot and circle, buildings and tower, upright lowercase lettering.|
|coastal defence, castles; dot and circle, tower and buildings.|
the map has an inset town plan of Winchester.
swash lettering, decoration, antiquities, windmills, watermills, vignette, ...
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