Original 1896 antique county map of The Environs of London. With great detail reduced from the Ordnance Survey showing houses, parks, railways, stations, etc.
Original Victorian County Map of The London Area
Type: County Map
Title: The Environs of London
Sub-titled: Divided into Ten Mile Squares and Circles
Size overall: 515x345mm (20.25x13.5inches).
Provenance: Edited and Published by George W. Bacon & Co. Ltd., From the Ordnance Survey. 127 Strand, London; Published 1896. A very detailed map with houses, parks etc named. The rail route networks are shown and the official names of railway stations are printed along the routes. It covers from Aylesbury, Thane, Redbourn, Witham to the Northern Boundary; Alton, Worldham, Felbridge, Smarden, and Staplehurst on the southern Boundary; From Rochford, Port Victoria, in the Eastern Boundary; to Chinnor, Henley, Neatham in the West.
Some of the houses, parks, lodges, and places of interest include
Dadbrook house, Tythrop House near Haddenham. Manor House, Halton, Chequers near Wendover. Shantock Hall, Boxmoor station, Two Waters near Kings Langley.
Brockman Park, Epping House, Tithanger park, near Hatfield. Clairmont College, Theobalds Paddock, near Cheshunt. Gunpowder works, The Armoury, near Epping. Coopersale house, Kelvedon hatch near chipping Ongar.
Grondon Hall, Buttsbury house, near Chelmsford. The Lawn, Down Hall, Hockley, Hawkweil, near Rayliegh and Rochford. Lillystone hall or house, Padhams Grange hall, Bush House near Billericay.
Steam Ferry at Gravesend. Port Victoria on The Medway. Various CGS on the Thames (assuming Coast Guard Stations). Egypt Bay on The Thames near High Halstow, St Marys Hoo, and All Hallows.
Gillwell House, Chigwell Lane or lodge, near Chingford. Highwood House, near Stanmore. Delaford place, Langley Park, near Stoke Poges. St Johns House, Hewingdon Manor, near High Wickham.
Rose hill hall, Cockpole grove, near Maidenhead. Farley House cottage, Sandhurst Lodge, near Finchampstead. Wellington College, Sandhurst college, Near Blackwater. Penton Hook Lock, on the Thames near Chertsey.
The Star and Garter Richmond Park. Sandown place, Near Esher. Southboro Lodge, Miel H, Oakley Hall, Crofton Hall, near St Mary Cray.
Pedham place, Lullingstone Castle, near Farningham. Broughton Grange, near Maidstone. Roydon Hall, Ewell Manor, near Yalding. Fairchild house, The ledgers, near Sanderstead.
Earlswood Assylum, Wray Park, near Redhill. Royal Albert Orphan assylum, The Jolly Farmer, Donkey Tn, near Bisley. Dogmersfield place, Itchell house, Heath House, Clare Park, near Odiham.
Northbrook house, Dippenhall house, Alice Holt Lodge, Frith end house, Near Binstead. Burford lodge, Peperharow, Loseley house, Lea House, Reive H, Elstead Lodge, near Godalming.
Farley Grange, Shamley Grange or grove, Smithwood house, Wyphurst house, Broome Hall, near Abinger. Kinnersley Manor, Horley lodge, loght near Reigate. Harewood House, The Grange, The Glen, near Lingfield. Meopham Park, Mabledon park or palace, Hilden House near Tonbridge.
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.
Suitable for framing. It measures overall 515x345mm (20.25x13.5inches) including borders. 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. 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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