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Howden

Howden

Draughtsman: Budgen, Charles

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1821

Shelfmark: OSD 292

Item number: 25

Length: 53

Width: 26

Genre: Map

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

This drawing covers the north bank of the Humber estuary. Fenland dominates the landscape of this part of Yorkshire. Dykes and canals built to drain the region are highlighted in blue to the left of the sheet. To the right, brushwork interlining ('hachuring') indicates relief.

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