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Holyhead

Holyhead

Draughtsman: Dawson, Robert

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1818

Shelfmark: OSD 317

Item number: 26

Length: 46

Width: 29

Genre: Map

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

This plan of north Angelsey runs from Holyhead Bay on the left, to Red Wharf Bay on the right. Black-ink numbers are visible on high spots, indicating the heights of hills. Archaeological details are noted in black gothic lettering. An area calculation table survives in black ink in the top left margin.

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