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CUMBRIAE TYPUS auctore HVMFREDO LHVYD, Denbigiense Cambrobritanno

CUMBRIAE TYPUS auctore HVMFREDO LHVYD, Denbigiense Cambrobritanno

Cartographer: Lyde, Humpfry

Medium: Engraving, coloured

Date: 1575

Shelfmark: Royal MS. 18. D.III

Item number: f.99

Length: 40.8

Width: 51.9

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Map

Map scale description: scale bar 18.5cm - 60 miles

This is a map of Wales by Humpfry Lyde, after Ortelius. It forms part of an atlas that belonged to William Cecil Lord Burghley, Elizabeth I’s Secretary of State. Burghley used this atlas to illustrate domestic matters.

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