Antique Maps, Charts, Plans, Atlases, Globes and Reference Books

you are viewing prices in Pounds Sterling

Click to view prices in other currencies

map search

SecurityMetrics for PCI Compliance, QSA, IDS, Penetration Testing, Forensics, and Vulnerability Assessment


Send a link to this page to a friend

Sections marked with a * can't be left blank. Read our privacy statement.

*your name
*your e-mail address
*your friend's name
*your friend's e-mail address
 your message
 would you like a copy of your e-mail?

Do you know somebody who might be interested in this map? Click the button if you'd like to e-mail a link to this page.

A Table Shewing The Distance Between Different Posting Towns ... In The County Of Surrey

hover the cursor over image to pan/zoom, or click the image to view a larger version

A Table Shewing The Distance Between Different Posting Towns ... In The County Of Surrey : T. Crawter

click here to view a large version in a separate window

An apparently rare and unusual broadsheet defining, in a triangular distance diagram precise distances form one location to another for the use of 'regulating the Post Horse Duty'. A note beneath the chart states "The Figures describe the Distances Miles Furlongs and Yards, and the Names of Places, the Roads by which the Admeasurement was taken." In addition to 25 locations in the county, London, Blackfriars and Westminster Bridges and Hyde Park Turnpike are computed. A practical and fascinating piece of ephemera published 21 years before the introduction of the postage stamp. The 'Table ....' was created by Thomas Crawter, land surveyor. A slightly aged document with added protective lower border and backed for reinforcement.
region: Surrey
mapmaker: T. Crawter
place and date of publication: Cobham 1819
medium and colour: copperplate, uncoloured
size in mm: 320 by 410mm (12.5 by 16.25 inches).
ref: 43944

Price: £ 180£ 90

return to English County Maps L-Y

You might also like

by T. Moule
price: £ 200£ 100
Surrey ...
Surrey ...
by H. Moll
price: £ 220£ 110
by R. Rowe / H. G. Collins
price: £ 220£ 110
by J.Pigot
price: £ 140£ 70