NOTTINGHAM SHIRE Drawn from the best Authorities, by Eman. Bowen Geog'r to His Majesty
A map of Nottinghamshire by Bowen for Hinton's Universal Magazine. The arms of Nottingham detailing three crowns and an can be found in the bottom right corner, and work's title is bordered by an elegant and elaborate cartouche. An "Explanation" legend describes the symbolization, and includes the fenced areas from earlier works to show parks.
The scale bar is in English miles, and London is used for the prime meridian. The scale and coordinates were calculated from the scale bar and graticule.
1 map ; 20 x18 cm
-1.3925; -0.433; 52.855; 53.479
W. K. Morrison Special Collection
v. 16 February 1755, opposite pg. 49.
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