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A New & Exact Plan of the Cities of London, & c.

A New & Exact Plan of the Cities of London, & c.

Cartographer: Foster, George

Medium: Engraving

Date: 1738

Shelfmark: Maps.Crace III

Item number: 110

Genre: Map

Map scale ratio: 7 1/2 '' : 1 stat. Mile (1 : 8448)

Map scale description: 3 7/8 '' : 1 m.

Map of London with title along the top, arms of the 12 principal livery companies at top left with City arms and emblems of the arts. Lists of wards and parishes are reported in a table at bottom left and a descriptive note near bottom centre, with fares of coaches and ferries at bottom right. Down both sides of the map are views of prominent buildings: St Paul's Cathedral, the Banqueting House, the Royal Exchange, Custom House, the Admirably Office, the Royal Palace at St James', Westminster Abbey, Guildhall, the Bank of England, the Tower of London, the Treasury and South Sea House.

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