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Chilham, Kent 6

Chilham, Kent 6

Surveyor: [Pink, George]

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1789

Shelfmark: OSD 109

Item number: 6

Genre: Map

Map scale ratio: 6' : 1 Mile (1: 10560)

Drawing showing the area between Challock and Chilham in Kent. To plot the landscape of England, individual parts of the countryside were divided into triangular sections. Two black lines visible on this map represent sides of one such triangle. The drawing is covered in red lines. Radiating from fixed points, these indicate the positions from which the surveyor took angular measurements to plot the location of topographical features.

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