Original Victorian County Map of LINCOLNSHIRE
Type: County Map
Subtitled: Reduced from the Ordnance Survey Divided into 5 Mile Squares.
Size overall: 515x345mm (20.25x13.5inches) approx.
Printing Method: Engraving.
Provenance: Edited and Published by George W. Bacon FRGS., Agent by Appointment for the Ordnance Maps, 127 Strand. London 1891.
There is a reference plate to the Parliamentary Divisions which include West Lindsey or Gainsborough Division, North Lindsey or Brigg Division, East Lindsey or Louth Division, South Lindsey or Horncastle Division, Kesteven or Stamford Div, Sleaford Div, Holland or Spalding Div.It also shows the official names of Railway Stations which are "engraved in special character".
Some of the houses, farms and places of interest named on the map include:
Chapel Farm, Halton Grange, Barton Lodge, Barton Wold Farm, Reive H, Coxhill Ferry, Barrow Ferry, Chapel Farm, Halton Grange, Walk House, Barrow Hall near Barton on Humber and Coxhill.
Weelsby House near Cleethorpes and Clee. Humberstone Grange near Humberstone and Waltham. Swinhop House near Swinhope and Thorganby.
Brackenboro House, Mutton House, Grey Grange near Althorpe, Louth Place, Louth Grange, Fanthorpe Hall near Louth. Manby Hall, Carlton Fen House near Manby. Clickem Inn, Binbrook House and Binbrook Walk House near Binbrook. Green Man Inn and Warren House near Boothby Graffoe, and Metheringham.
Stainton Vale House near Stainton le Vale. Willingham House near Tealby. Fen House near Somercotes. Hundle House and Frog House near Thornton le Fen. Gransby House near Howerby. Bede House - near Normanby, Cuxwold and Market Rasen.
Carlton Fen House near Little Carlton. Mabelthorpe Hall near Mablethorpe and Theddlethorpe.
Greg Hall near North Hykeham. Nocton Grange and Mere Hall near Waddington and Barmston. Cranwell Lodge near Cranwell. Ligs Inn near Dogdyke. Bennington Grange near Foston and Allington.
Edenhart Lodge near Bourne. Clayhole House, Miel, Mill House and Blue Anchor near Fishtott and Boston. Handkerchief Hall near Cowbit and Spalding. Sheepskin Hall near Market Deeping.
Ropsley Heath Farm, Weavers Lodge, Syston Park, Spittlegate Mill, Gonerby Lodge, Hungerton Hall, Barrowby Lodge - all near Grantham.
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It measures overall 515x345mm (20.25x13.5inches) approx; printed area 450 x 300mm (18 x 12.00") approx. 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. It is suitable for framing. There is a little age yellowing. There are 2 more than minor repairs to edges (extending approx. 9 cm or 3 inches), please see detailed image. The ebay 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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