Auction 96, Lot 280

"[Lot of 3 Maps]", Anon.

Subject: England

Period: 1772 (dated)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine

Color: Black & White

See Description

Lot includes: "A Plan of the Navigable Canal now making from Chesterfield, in the County of Derby, to the River Trent, near Stockwith in the County of Nottingham, Surveyed in 1770". (11.8 x 6.8"); "A Plan of the River Tees, and of the intended Navigable Canal from Stockton by Darlington to Winston, in the Bishoprick of Durham" (11.1 x 7"); "A Plan of the Propos'd Navigable Canal from the Leeds & Liverpool Canal near Eedeston in the County Palatine of Lancaster, to Kendal in Westmorland, Surveyed in 1772, by Robert Whitworth. (12.2 x 6.6").

References: Jolly GENT-221, 223, 252.

Condition: A

Folding, as issued. The Leeds & Liverpool map with small paper flaws from manufacture.

Estimate: $75 - $100

Sold for: $40

Closed on 9/12/2001