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Plan of the cities of London and Westminster, with the borough of Southwark exhibiting the new buildings to the present year MDCCCVI

Plan of the cities of London and Westminster, with the borough of Southwark exhibiting the new buildings to the present year MDCCCVI

Cartographer: Lambert, B.

Medium: Engraving

Date: 1806

Shelfmark: Maps Crace Port. 6.193

Item number: 193

Length: 400

Width: 718

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Map

Map scale description: Scale not given

As the 19th century progressed, maps were often used as illustrations for general guides to London, for which there was a great demand. This map appeared in Lambert's 'History of London' of 1806. The title appears along the top with the reference table in a panel below the map. The plan extends eastward to include the East India Docks, opened in 1806.

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