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Reading 19

Reading 19

Draughtsman: [Dawson, Robert]

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1809

Shelfmark: OSD 126

Item number: 19

Length: 65

Width: 33

Genre: Map

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

This drawing has been shaded to give an indication of relative relief. Against this block shading, the network of roads stands out clearly in white. The Thames and its tributaries are turquoise and the draughtsman has indicated the various islands between its banks. In the bottom right, an ink inscription reads: 'This Plan belon[gs to the] Board of Ord[nance] W [Mudge] Col...'

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