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Shanklin

Shanklin

Draughtsman: [Gardner, William]

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1793

Shelfmark: OSD 68

Item number: 27A

Length: 53

Width: 31

Scale: Inches

Genre: Map

Map scale ratio: 6'' : Mile (1 : 10560)

This plan of Chine Head shows the southern cliffs of the Isle of Wight and the downland behind Ventnor. The drawing is made on rectangular sheet lines, enclosed by a black border. Fields are coloured brown where cultivated, and green or blank if untilled. Coniferous trees are distinguished pictorially from deciduous trees on this map.

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