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Malmesbury

Malmesbury

Draughtsman: [Crocker, Edmund]

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1813

Shelfmark: OSD 169

Item number: 20

Length: 51

Width: 32

Genre: Map

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

This drawing covers the counties of Gloucestershire and Wiltshire, with their boundary indicated by a pecked line. The Wiltshire and Berkshire Canal is shown. Individual locks are indicated by breaks in the blue watercolour line. The Roman road from Bath to Cirencester is marked, and "Ancient Entrenchments" are noted nearby, represented by tiny outline plans of their structure.

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