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A colored chart of "the Islands of Guarnsey and Jersey," with Sark and Arme; drawn in 1680, by Thomas Philips, on a scale of 3/4 inch to a mile.

A colored chart of

Shelfmark: King's MS 48

Item number: ff. 4v-5

Length: 505

Width: 726

Scale: Millimetres

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This 1680 map of the Channel Islands is from a larger report prepared for King Charles II in 1680-81: 'THE PRESENT STATE of Guernsey with a short accompt of Iersey and the Forts belonging to the said Islands, by Col nll George Legge [Baron Dartmouth, 1682], Lieutenant-General of His Ma ties ; Ordnance', 1680, with elaborately-coloured title-page enclosing, at the head, the royal arms and, at the foot, arms and crest of Legge, and many charts, plans, and views of Guernsey, Jersey, and Sark by Thomas Phillips, Engineer. On f. 2 is the letter of Col. Legge, dat. 9 Jan. 16 80 / 81 , presenting the report to King [Charles II].

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