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Map, hand coloured engraving, Cumberlande and Westmorlande, by Michael Drayton, probably engraved by William Hole, scale about 4 or 5 miles to 1 inch, published by John Mariott, John Grismand, and Thomas Dewe, London, 1622.
The map is a sketch map, not to scale.
Included in A Chorographicall Description of ... Great Britain, better known as Poly Olbion.
   Drayton 1612/1622
map feature:- up is N & sea moire effect & coast shaded & rivers & lakes & forests & relief & hillocks & county
inscription:- printed upper right
161
scale:- 1 to 250000 ? (crude estimate)
wxh, sheet:- 33.5x27.5cm
wxh, map:- 309x242mm
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