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Cromer

Cromer

Draughtsman: Budgen, Charles

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1816

Shelfmark: OSD 243

Item number: 23

Length: 53

Width: 30

Genre: Map

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

This plan records the Norfolk coastline, famous for its remote and diverse landscape. Sweeping sandy beaches, grass-tufted dunes and tidal inlets are all depicted. Light pencil interlinings ('hachures') are used to represent the gently rolling chalkland and glacial moraines leading away from the coast.

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