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Betley

Betley

Draughtsman: [Stevens, Henry]

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1831

Shelfmark: OSD 329

Item number: 4

Length: 32

Width: 29

Genre: Map

Map scale ratio: 2'' : Mile (1 : 31680)

A triangulation diagram appears on the reverse of this drawing. This was an essential tool enabling draughtsmen to plot the exact location of prominent features of the landscape. A section of the Shropshire Union Canal is shown in blue near Audlem at the bottom left of the map.

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