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Plan of canutes trench

Plan of canutes trench

Draughtsman: Allen, Thomas

Medium: Engraving

Date: ca. 1827

Shelfmark: Maps Crace Port. 1.41

Item number: 41

Length: 76

Width: 152

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Plan

Map scale description: Scale not given

This map was produced for an anthology, 'The History of Lambeth'. It shows the alleged location of the defensive trench built by King Canute in the Ninth Century, along with the site of Roman forts, and the line of fortifications built in 1642 to repel Charles I and his Royalist troops.

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