National Library of Scotland : EME.s.47
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Map, The County of Westmoreland, scale 1 inch to 1 mile,
surveyed 1768, and engraved and published by Thomas
Jefferys, London, 1770.
There is an inset map of Kendal.
The decoration around the title is a mountain scene, on a bridge are three surveyors, one with a waywiser.
Images of the map courtesy of the Trustees of the National Library of Scotland.
printed lower right
THE COUNTY / OF / WESTMORELAND, / SURVEYED / Anno MDCCLXVIII / and Engraved by / THOMAS JEFFERYS / Geographer to His / MAJESTY / MDCCLXX.
printed upper left
To the / Nobility Gentry / CLERGY and FREEHOLDERS / OF THE / COUNTY OF WESTMORELAND / Subscribers to this SURVEY. / This MAP is Most humbly Inscribed / By their most Obedient and / Devoted Servant / Thomas Jefferys.
printed with scale line
SCALES / Geographical Miles 60 to a Degree / Statute Miles 69 1/2 nearly to a Degree / N.B. one Mile is 8 Furlongs a Furlong 40 Poles 16 1/2 Feet Statute Measure
|scale line (statute):-||4+1 miles = 125.3 mm|
|wxh, sheet (combined):-||111x105cm|
|wxh, map (combined):-||1069x989mm|
|scale:-||1 to 64000 ? (1 to 64220 from scale line)|
|wxh, sheet A:-||56x53cm|
|wxh, sheet B:-||55x53cm|
|wxh, sheet C:-||55x52cm|
|wxh, sheet D:-||55x52cm|
|wxh, map A:-||536x494mm|
|wxh, map B:-||533x494mm|
|wxh, map C:-||534x495mm|
|wxh, map D:-||536x494mm|