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A MAP of the COUNTY of MIDDLESEX Reduced from An Actual Survey in four sheets by John Rocque

A MAP of the COUNTY of MIDDLESEX Reduced from An Actual Survey in four sheets by John Rocque

Cartographer: Rocque, John

Medium: Engraving

Date: 1757

Shelfmark: Maps Crace XIX

Item number: 22

Length: 508

Width: 686

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Map

Map scale ratio: 1'' : 1 Stat. Mile (1 : 63360)

Map scale description: 6'' : 6 Miles

The title of this plan appears in decorative cartouche at top centre, with a note on the county's extension and division into parishes at top right. A compass star is included at bottom centre. Scale is given in miles and perches (intervals of around 16.5 feet) at bottom left and the border of the map is divided in degrees of longitude from the old meridian of St. Paul's. Symbols are used to indicate land use and reliefs.

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