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Cheadle

Cheadle

Draughtsman: [Stevens, Henry]

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1837

Shelfmark: OSD 347

Item number: 14

Length: 33

Width: 32

Genre: Map

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

A triangulation diagram appears on the reverse of this drawing. This enabled the draughtsman to plot topographical features of the landscape. There is no hill sketching on this drawing, suggesting that it is a rough copy. Major lines of communication are coloured yellow, following standard military cartographic procedure.

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