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Bury St Edmunds

Bury St Edmunds

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1817-35

Shelfmark: OSD 237

Genre: Map

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

The landscape here still reflected its medieval character in the early nineteeth century, as is seen through the dominance of named common fields, heaths and warrens. Eldon Field, Downham Warren, and Cutford Heath are just a few of the large labelled tracts of land appearing on this map.

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