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Creator:
Grierson, George, -1753.
Title:
A mapp of the kingdom of Ireland : newly corrected & improv'd by actual observations : divided into its provinces, counties, & baronies, and supply'd with many market towns & other places of note omitted in former mapps ... : together with plans of the citys and fortified towns / as allso a short description of the kingdom by Henry Pratt ; to this map is added a large index of the measur'd distances of ev'ry town from Dublin, of the burroughs, barracks, and post towns with many other improuements and emendations.
Published/Created:
[Dublin : G. Grierson, 1740].
Physical Description:
1 map on 4 sheets ; 240 x 186 cm., on sheets 66 x 55 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A G 14
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Maps & Atlas (printed)
Scale:
Scale [ca. 1:250,000].
Notes:
Map & accompanying material bound with: Plan de la ville et foubourgs [sic] de York / Peter Chassereau. [London] : J. Rocque, 1750. This vol. supposedly belonged to John Rocque.
Borders between counties are hand-colored.
Title at top of map reads: Tabula Hiberniæ novissima et emendatissima.
Dedication signed: George Grierson.
Publisher, place & date from BM Maps.
Inset: The sea coast of Great Britain and Ireland
Relief shown pictorially.
Accompanied by an index giving names of cities, their distances from Dublin, & their locations on the map ([3] leaves).
Also accompanied by: A new list of the barracks in Ireland ... 1752 ([1] leaf) -- A description of the kingdom of Ireland / [by Henry Pratt] ([2] leaves)
Subject Terms:
Grierson, George -- Publisher.
Ireland -- Distances.
Ireland -- History -- 18th century.
Ireland -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Rocque, John, -1762 -- Provenance.
Form/Genre:
Etchings -- [1740].
Contributors:
Pratt, Henry. Description of the kingdom of Ireland.
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