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A map of Scotland drawn chiefly from the topographical surveys of Mr. John Ainslie and from those of the late General Roy &c. &c. / by William Faden, Geographer to His Majesty and to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales
Bib ID 7886973
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline [cartographic image, sheet]
Author
Faden, William, 1749-1836, cartographer
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale approximately 1:443,520 (W 14°00ʹ00ʺ--W 0°19ʹ00ʺ/N 61°03ʹ00ʺ--N 54°26ʹ00ʺ). 
Description London : Published by W. Faden No. 5 Charing Cross, June 4th., 1807 
1 map : hand coloured, dissected and mounted on linen ; 105.5 x 90.2 cm, on sheet 110.4 x 94.7 cm 
Partial contents
  • Insets: The Shetland Islands. Scale approximately 1:482,803
  • The Orkney Islands. Scale approximately 1:241,401.
 
Notes

Relief shown by shading and hachures.

Shows a dedication at upper right "To George Chalmers Esqr. F.R.S. and A.S. This map with his permission is most respectfully inscribed by William Faden".

Shows scales at lower right in "Ancient Roman Miles" and "British Statute Miles aboute 69 1/2 to a Degree".

Dissected into 24 parts.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-814810889

Cited In

Moir, D.G. The early maps of Scotland to 1850, Volume I, page 212, 1807

Subjects Scotland -- Maps.
Form/genre Topographic maps.
Other authors/contributors Ainslie, John (Surveyor), surveyor  |  Roy, William, 1726-1790, surveyor  |  Chalmers, George, 1742-1825

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