A Plan Of The Grand Canal From The Trent To The Mersey
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The canal has long been known as the Trent and Mersey. For decades it carried raw materials to, and finished products from, the pottery industry of Stoke-on-Trent. Today, it offers the opportunity for leisure cruising through the fine countryside of Cheshire and Staffordshire.
mapmakers: Anonymous Gentleman's Magazine
place and date of publication: London 1771
medium and colour: copperplate, Colouredref: 40788
size in mm: 190 by 380mm (7.5 by 15 inches).
Price: £ 160
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