1891 Antique Map IRELAND NW Environs HOUSES Farms RAILWAYS Stations BELFAST

Product code: Maps 2
£42.00
Original 1891 antique county map of north west Ireland with an inset of Belfast. With great detail reduced from the Ordnance Survey showing houses, farms, railways, stations, etc.

Original Victorian County Map of North West Ireland

   

Type: County Map
Date: 1891
Title: Ireland
Size overall: 500x330mm (19.25x13inches).
Provenance: Edited and Published by George W. Bacon FRGS., Agent by Appointment for the Ordnance Maps, 127 Strand. London 18xx.

A very detailed map with houses, farms etc named. The rail route networks are shown and the official names of railway stations are printed along the routes. The map covers from Tory Island in the North, down the coast to Inishkeeragh in the South, and across to Ballyglass in Roscommon in the South East. There is a large inset showing in great detail the environs of Belfast.

Some of the houses, farms and places of interest named on the map include:
Mountain Lodge, The Dairy, Hyde Park, The Manse, Cool Glebe, The Drum, Clough House, Alma House, Turf Lodge, Rose Cottage, Holywood Hill House, Ballywooly House, Milecross Cottage, Flush Hall, Scrabo Hill Monument, Reive H, Killynether House, Grove Cottage, Drum Cottage, Railway View Cottage and many many more all near Belfast

Plus: Grahams House, Miel, St Patrick's Well, Old Head House, Croy Lodge, Rockfield House, Monaloob Lodge, Greyfort Cottage, Cooper Hill House, Scurmore House, Fort View, Killybegs, Rotten Island Lighthouse, Crohy House, and many more on the main map.

PLEASE NOTE: The maps are very detailed, and I try to reflect this when I write my descriptions; there may be a few typos! so if you're looking for a particular street, house, farm or place, please ask us to verify its presence before buying. Should you be looking for a particular farm, public house or similar - please ask (give us a nearby large town to work from). A digital copy of the provenance is available on request after purchase of this map.
 

CONDITION/DIMENSIONS

This map is from the date stated and not a later reproduction

Suitable for framing. It measures 510x330mm (20x13inches). It is blank on the reverse. It has an as published fold to the centre. It originally would have been in an atlas, edge mounted so as to avoid damage to the map, and not stapled. There is a little age yellowing and a small tear to the bottom border which has been repaired on the reverse at some time. The listing images may show watermarks; these are NOT on the actual maps. This item will be packaged in a tube and sent Royal Mail Small Parcels. IMPORTANT This postal service does not include tracking. If tracking is required please contact me for prices.

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Product Code Maps 2
Weight 0.31kg