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Cambridge 23

Cambridge 23

Draughtsman: Hyett, William

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1808

Shelfmark: OSD 235

Item number: 23

Length: 50

Width: 28

Genre: Map

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

Two types of landscapes characterise this part of Cambridgeshire. South of the City of Cambridge itself, a broad band of low, rolling chalk hills is intersected by river valleys. By contrast, the landscape at top right is fenland where arable expanses are divided by straight, water-filled dykes.

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