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Farrington [sic] ward without, with its division into parishes, taken from the last survey with corrections & amendmts [sic] (1755)

Farrington [sic] ward without, with its division into parishes, taken from the last survey with corrections & amendmts [sic] (1755)

Cartographer: Blome, Richard

Medium: Engraving

Date: 1755

Shelfmark: Maps Crace Port. 8.24*

Item number: 24*

Length: 305

Width: 368

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Plan

Map scale description: 2'' : 600 Feet

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This plan was published in Strype's 1755 annotated edition of Stow's 'Survey of the cities of London and Westminster'. The plan's title features in banner at the top of the plate, with compass star at middle left and scale bar near bottom left. The keys to streets, yards, halls, courts and private properties appear in tables at lower right. First published in 1720, Strype's ward plans were carefully updated for this edition. Farringdon Ward was divided into Farringdon Within and Farringdon Without in 1394 because "the governance thereof is too laborious and grievous for one person to occupy and duly govern the same".

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