A Circa (about) 1939 Double Sided Reproduction Map 59



These double sided maps were originally produced in around 1675 by John Ogilby - Presented here is a circa 1939 reproduction - so still very old!

The first side is from:

Bristol to Worcester 

Featuring towns, villages and places of local interest including:

Bristol,  to London,  Lauford or Sauford Gate,  to ye forest,  to King Wood,  stone bridge over Froom fluv (river),  Stapleton,  road to Dowining,  Stoke house of Esquire Barkley,  to Frenchaw (possibly Frenchay),  road to Mangersfield,  Limbrough,  Winterborn,  a comon,  Frampton,  Acton,  to Sodbury als Chipping Sodbury,  Yale church,  Crumhall,  to Weekwar,  Tortworth park,  to Todworth,  a Fulling mill,  to Thorbury,  to Kingwood,  to Wotton Underedge,  Totworth,  Nibley Park,  Dursley,  Cambridge church,  to Kingstanley,  Eastington,  to Harfield or Haresfield,  Hardwick Church,  Luodgley,  Luodgley Green,  Glocester or Gloucester,  to Cheltenham,  Kingshome,  Twigworth,  Bishops Norton,  to Hatheley,  Lye,  a comon,  Fredington Church ?,  Tewksbury,  to Ashchurch,  Riple als Rippel,  Uckingel,  To Upton,  to Pirton,  Worcester 



The second side is from:

Bristol to Weymouth 

Featuring towns, villages and places of local interest including:

Bristol, Bedminster, Bisport,  Dundry,  to Norton,  Bishops Chure ?,  to Stanton,  to Woodford mill,  West Hartry,  to Compton,  to Shepton Malet,  the leadmines,  Wells and Cathedral,  Cocksley Bridg, Cranley bridg of Stone and brook,  the Gallows,  Hilhurst,  to Hesters Hill,  Polsham,  Hartley bridg,  Cranwell Moor,  Sedgemoor,   to Pennard,  the Tor,  Glastonbury,  St. Johns,  St. Benedicts,  to Shipton Mallard,  Bumbaley Bridg and Brook,  Streat ( Street ),  Woolton,  Comptondundo,  to Bridgwater,  Littleton,  Somerton,  to Langport,  to Knowl,  Longlode,  Martock,  Hamden hill,  Bower,  Norton,  Petherton,  Chisel burrow,  West Chinock,  Bow bridge,  Meryot,  Crokehom,  to North Parret,  South Parret,  Horston,  Crosscomb,  Esquire Pennys Park,  the three sisters,  to Bridport,  Minden Newton,  Cearne,  Frampton,  Miele Reive, road to Abbotsbury,  the upper way to Wadden,  Melcombe Regis,  Weymouth


It measures overall 300 x 240 mm (12 x 9.5 inches) approx. It is in good condition with a little fading around the edges.You must excuse some of the spelling as parts are written in old English. This map would look wonderful mounted (matted) and framed. (59/60).

Condition Used
Weight 0.225kg