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Plan of London from actual survey with all the railroads and improvements. To the present time (1851)

Plan of London from actual survey with all the railroads and improvements. To the present time (1851)

Cartographer: Shury, John

Medium: Engraving

Date: 1851

Shelfmark: Maps Crace Port. 7.263

Item number: 263

Length: 559

Width: 826

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Map

Map scale ratio: 3 3/4'' : 1 Stat. Mile (1 : 17000)

Map scale description: 3 3/4'' : 1 m.

This map of Victorian London is set within a decorative border, featuring title in a panel above the plan, and views of the city's prominent buildings and landmarks along the margins. This is a later edition of the map first published by Shury in 1832, featuring new railway lines and a pictorial view of Crystal Palace, venue of the Great Exhibition of 1851.

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