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Map, hand coloured engraving, Map of the Meetings belonging to the Quarterly Meetings of Lancaster, Westmorland, Cumberland, Northumberland, Durham and York, scale about 9 miles to 1 inch, by James Backhouse, engraved by Thomas Kitchin, published by James Backhouse, Darlington, Durham, 1773.
The map has an 'Explanation' of the monthly, quarterly, and yearly meetings, etc.
   Backhouse 1773 (Wmd/Cmd/Cum/Lan/Dhm/Nhd/Yrk)
map feature:- mounted (linen) & folded (3x2) & floral cartouche & compass rose & up is N & lat and long scales & lat and long grid & sea plain & coast form lines & lakes & county & settlements & roads & road distances & market days
inscription:- printed
A MAP / of the MEETINGS, / belonging to the / QUARTERLY MEETINGS / of LANCASTER, / WESTMORELAND, / CUMBERLAND, / NORTHUMBERLAND, / DURHAM & / YORK. / By James Backhouse, / 1773 // Engraved by Thos. Kitchin.
inscription:- printed bottom
Publish'd as the Act Directs 1st. 3d. Moth. 1773, by the Author at DARLINGTON, Price 1s. 6d., also sold by T. Kitchin, No.59, Holborn Hill, London.
longitude, Kendal:- 2d 51d W
wxh, sheet:- 49x54cm
wxh, map:- 482x525mm
scale:- 1 to 580000 ? (estimate)
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