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Kensington High Street near Counters Bridge

Kensington High Street near Counters Bridge

Draughtsman: Salway, Joseph

Medium: Lithograph, coloured

Date: 1811

Shelfmark: Maps.183.p.2

Item number: Sheet 15

Length: 593

Width: 655

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Plan

Map scale ratio: 1 '' : 20 Feet (1 : 240)

Map scale description: 1 '' : 20 Feet

This first stretch of the toll road leading into London is dirt rather than paved. Open fields, depicted on both sides of the road, tell of Kensington's past as prosperous rural parish.

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