1883 Antique Map DEVON NORTH Devonshire COUNTY Large VICTORIAN ANTIQUE Houses Farms Named

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MAP North Devon DETAILED Parliamentary Divisions HOUSES Farms BARNSTAPLE Ilfracombe TIVERTON etc

 
A large very detailed circa 1883 Bacons COUNTY MAP entitled:

Devonshire North Sheet

Subtitled: Reduced from the Ordnance Survey Divided into 5 Mile Squares.

There is a reference plate to the Parliamentary Divisions which include North Eastern or Tiverton Division - Northern or South Molton Division - North Western or Barnstaple Division - Parliamentary Boroughs. Some of the houses, farms and places of interest named on the map include:

Hewish Farm near Endicott - Burow House near Braunton Burrows and Great Field - Dairy House near Clovelly - Tithcombe Lake near merton - Elcot Farm, Parkins Farm and Hole Farm near Burrington - Hockworthy near Burlescombe - White Ham, Higher Ashill, Hole, Reive House, Mid Hole, Hill End - Netherton House, Long Chimney near Sidbury - Marys Clist, St Georges Clist, Miel Mt, Topsham, Exminster - Shillingford, Windy Cross, Kettle House near Holcombe Burnell.

Germansweek near Ashwater - Tow Hill, St Giles in the Heath, Bridge Town, Pyworthy - Cookbury, Dunsland, Cookbury Week, North Week, Thornbury, Milton Bridge - High Cross, Abbots Bickington, Bradworthy, Bradworth Cross - Fell House near Selworthy - Hartland Quay, Hartland Point, Blagdon. It also shows St Anne's chapel (in ruins) on Lundy Island .

 

An original map from the date stated and not a later re-print.

It is in good condition apart from a mark between Barnstaple and Ilfracombe which is mirrored on the other half of the map in Somerset - please see the scan with arrows. It has a blank reverse, and an as published central fold. It measures 450 x 300mm (18 x 12ins) approx. plus borders. It originally would have been in an atlas, edge mounted so as to avoid damage to the map, and not stapled. This map is suitable for framing.The map will be mailed in a tube unless otherwise requested.

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