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Hadlow, Kent

Hadlow, Kent

Draughtsman: [Pink, George]

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1789

Shelfmark: OSD 119 (PT2)

Item number: 27B

Length: 41

Width: 28

Genre: Map

Map scale ratio: 6' : Mile (1 : 31680)

This plan of the North Downs in Kent extends from Addington and Ryarsh, on the left, to Barming Heath, on the bottom right. Rays in red ink intersect across the map, evidence of angular measurements taken by the surveyor between fixed triangulation points. The ruled black sheet lines indicate the edges of the area that will be copied for the finished drawing OSD 120.

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