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Map of the County Palatine of Lancashire, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed by C Greenwood, drawn by R Creighton, engraved by S Neele and Son, published by W Fowler and C Greenwood, Wakefield, Yorkshire and Leicester Square, London, 1818.
The map was printed in 6 sheets, which are mounted in pairs ie 3 sets, sectioned for folding, mounted and folded in a slip case.
   Greenwood 1824 (Lan)
map feature:- sectioned for folding (3 pieces each 9x3 pieces) & mounted & folded & slip case (like a leather full bound book) & vignettes (lower right, LIVERPOOL) & table of symbols & compass rose & up is N & scale line & lat and long scales & sea plain & coast form lines & rivers & lakes & relief & hill hachuring & woods & forests & parks & county & wards (hundreds) & settlements & roads & turnpike roads & road distances & canals
inscription:- printed upper right
MAP / of the / COUNTY PALATINE / OF / Lancashire, / from an Actual Survey made in the Year 1818, / By / C. GREENWOOD, / Wakefield. / Drawn by R. CREIGHTON, 38 Lisle Street, London, / Published by the Proprietors, / W. FOWLER & C. GREENWOOD, / Wakefield, & Leicester Square, London. / DECR. 1st. 1818. / Engraved by S. NEELE & SON, 352 Strand, London.
inscription:- printed bottom centre and right of each sheet?
Published Decr. 1st. 1818, by Greenwood & Co. / Neele & Son sculp.
scale line:- 10+1 miles = 269 mm
wxh, folded:- 15.5x25.5cm
wxhxd, slip case:- 18x28x5.5cm
wxh, sheet:- 138.5x73.5cm
wxh, map (including gaps):- 1366x665mm
scale:- 1 to 66000 ? (1 to 65810 from scale line assuming a statute mile)
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