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A new and exact plan of the cities of London and Westminster, and borough of Southwark with the additional buildings to the year 1756

A new and exact plan of the cities of London and Westminster, and borough of Southwark with the additional buildings to the year 1756

Engraver: Seale, Richard William

Medium: Engraving

Date: 1756

Shelfmark: Maps Crace Port. 4.113

Item number: 113

Length: 356

Width: 730

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Map

Map scale ratio: 5" 1/2 : 1 Stat. Mile (1 : 11620)

Map scale description: 5" 1/2 : 1 m.

This map of London was engraved by Seale for publication in John Strype's 1754 edition of Stow's 'Survey of London and Westminster and the Borough of Southwark'. 

The plan's title features along the top, with compass rose near top left and scale bar below the plan. It illustrates St Paul's Cathedral and other prominent buildings pictorially.

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