Estate maps of Wales, 1600-1836 the holdings of the National Library of Wales with special reference to an exhibition held in 1982. by National Library of Wales.

Cover of: Estate maps of Wales, 1600-1836 | National Library of Wales.

Published by The Library in Aberystwyth .

Written in English

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  • Wales

Subjects:

  • National Library of Wales -- Catalogs.,
  • Real property -- Wales -- Maps -- Exhibitions.

Book details

Classifications
LC ClassificationsGA109.5 .N37 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination51 p., 8 p. of plates :
Number of Pages51
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2784273M
ISBN 100907158064
LC Control Number83209663

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National Library of Wales, Estate maps of Wales (Aberystwyth, ) Hilary M Thomas, A catalogue of Glamorgan estate maps (Cardiff, ) Sarah Bendell, Dictionary of land surveyors and local map-makers of Great Britain and Ireland2 vols., 2nd ed.

(London ). The map was published in a simplified form in the edition of 1600-1836 book. John Speed. In John Speed published his ‘Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain’; the second book of this four-volume work covered Wales and included a map of Wales and individual maps of the 13 Welsh counties.

Large collection of railway engineers and architects plans and drawings relating to Wales. Special collections include the MERVYN PRITCHARD COLLECTION of maps and atlases.

Publications include Printed County Maps of Wales and Estate Maps of Wales The library holds an annual map event: Carto-Cymru - The Wales Map Symposium. Details are announced on the website. Basing her work on a carto-bibliography of the estate maps of Cambridgeshire (drawn by ), Sarah Bendall investigates maps and the ways they reflected and influenced society in early modern Britain.

This book offered the first comprehensive study of the enclosure mapping of England and Wales. Enclosure maps are fundamental sources of evidence in many types of historical inquiries. Although modern historians tend to view these large-scale maps essentially as sources of data on past 1600-1836 book and societies, this book argues that enclosure maps had a much more active role at the time they.

The Library has modern facsimiles of these maps. The earliest recorded map specifically of Wales was a manuscript map by Giraldus Cambrensis (Gerald of Wales) produced in ca. and titled “Totius Kambriae Mappa”. This map is referred to in a letter of Gerald’s and several 17th century sources state that it was at Westminster Abbey.

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