Thos Thorpe Map of 5 miles round Bath 1742 - detail

Thos Thorpe Map of 5 miles round Bath 1742 - detail
2 9 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


A remarkable pristine set of unmounted sheets of An Actual Survey of the City of Bath, in the County of Somerset, and of Five Miles Round. Wherein are laid down all the Villages, Gentlemen's Seats, Farm Houses, Roads, Highways, Rivers, Water Courses, & all things Worthy of Observation. Surveyed by Thomas Thorpe in the Year 1742. Published according to Act of Parliament March 5 1743/4 for the Proprietor Thomas Thorpe Land Surveyor and sold by him and Mr Leake & Mr Frederick Booksellers in Bath, Mr Hitch Bookseller in Paternoster Row London and the Print sellers. Engraved by James Cole in Hatton Garden. A list of subscribers is detailed in several sections.

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Broadley Bath I Sheet V detail
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Bath Central Library

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