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Rocque, John, -1762

A plan of the cities of London and Westminster, and borough of Southwark, with the contiguous buildings / from an actual survey, taken by John Rocque, land-surveyor, and engraved by John Pine, Bluemantle ...

London : John Pine ... and John Tinney ..., 1746.
Physical Description:
1 map on 24 sheets ; 203 x 385 cm., sheets 77 x 57 cm.
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Maps & Atlas (printed)
Scale [ca. 1:2,400].
BAC:British Art Center copy bound with the "Contracted scetch" (1746) and the 1755 ed. of "Alphabetical index." Also bound with: To Martin Folkes, esq., president of the Royal Society : this plan of the cities of London and Westminster and borough of Southwark. London : John Tinney, 1749.
Relief shown by hachures and land form drawings.
Includes drawings of ships on the Thames, lists of abbreviations and London aldermen's names, and a statement of dedication to the mayor and aldermen of London.
Accompanied by index map with title: A contracted scetch [sic] of the Plan of London and An alphabetical index of the streets, squares, lanes, alleys, &c. contained in the Plan of the cities of London and Westminster ... (see Howgego, 95).
Howgego, J. Printed maps of London (2nd ed.), 96
Subject Terms:
London (England) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
London Region (England) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Pine, John -- Publisher.
Southwark (London, England) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Tinney, John -- Publisher.
Westminster (London, England) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Etchings -- 1746.
Engravings -- 1746.
Maps -- England -- London -- 1746.
Pine, John, 1690-1756.
Tinney, John.

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