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Antique Maps of Somerset

Richard Nicholson of Chester

A World of Antique Maps and Prints

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Established in 1961

All the Maps on this page are guaranteed to be genuine early specimens
published in or around the year stated

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19th Century - Early Hand Colouring

  • Lundy Island, Camelford, Launceston

    Lundy Island, Camelford, Launceston

9096 Plate 11 Lundy Island, Camelford, Launceston. John Cary, 1794. Price: 22.00

Plate Number 11 from John’s Cary’s New Map of England and Wales with Part of Scotland on a scale of 5 miles to the inch. It shows part of the north west coast of Devon from Hartland down to Padstow with the towns of Tintagel, Camelford, Launceston and Holsworthy. Includes Lundy Island. 8 x 10 inches. Original outline hand colouring. Fine clean condition. 1824 edition. Good clean condition with original outline hand colouring.

Published in the reign of George III

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18th Century Plan, River and Sea Chart

  • River Avon by Captain Greenville Collins c.1740

    River Avon by Captain Greenville Collins c.1740

Published in the reign of George III

29234 The River Avon, Captain Greenville Collins, c.1740. Price: 650.00

THE RIVER AVON FROM THE SEVERN TO THE CITTY OF BRISTOLL
A magnificent chart by Capt Greenville Collins. The title cartouche depicts the Avon Gorge with a sailing ship passing through. The sea area embellished with a compass rose and many ships is on the right of the map as the course has been inverted to show it flowing East to West. Dedication cartouche bearing the name of Robert Yate Esq. and surmounted by his coat of arms. This is one of the larger charts from The Coasting Pilot and shows vertical fold creases which is normal. A fine specimen with wide blank margins and finely executed later hand colouring. 36 1/4 x 15 1/2 inches. Good clean condition.

From: The Coasting Pilot

This chart was framed some years ago in a black and gilt moulding. A little wear but still in reasonable condition.

Only available to customers who can collect from Christleton

18th Century

  • Somersetshire, Robert Morden, 1722

    Somersetshire, Robert Morden, 1722

Published in the reign of George III

30428 Somersetshire, Robert Morden, 1722. Price: 136.00

SOMERSET SHIRE BY ROBT. MORDEN
A good engraved map of the county divided into hundreds. Decorative title cartouche and three scales. 16 x 14 inches, 415 x 355 mm. Uncoloured. Good clean condition. A nice specimen.

From: Camden's Britannia

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Early 17th Century

  • Somersetshire, Pieter van den Keere c.1627

    Somersetshire, Pieter van den Keere c.1627

Published in the reign of George III

32625 Somersetshire, Pieter van den Keere, c.1627. Price: 125.00

SOMERSET SHIRE A early engraved miniature map of the county. Embellished with decorative cartouche which displays the title, scale and name of Petrus Kaerius. Numbered 11. 4 3/4 x 3 1/4 inches. A good clean uncoloured and undamaged specimen Small top blank margin which is quite common. The description of Somersetshire starts on the verso, in English but with the map are the two original double sided pages of text which complete the text for the county. Straight from the atlas and not previously sold as a single map. The title page of the atlas is dated 1627

From: England Wales Scotland and Ireland Described

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19th Century - Early Hand Colouring

  • Map of Somersetshire, Samuel Lewis 1848

    Map of Somersetshire, Samuel Lewis 1848

Published in the reign of Queen Victoria

32934 Somersetshire, Samuel Lewis, 1848. Price: 32.00

SOMERSETSHIRE
A county map drawn by R. Creighton and engraved by J. & C. Walker. Reference to the Unions. Scale and compass rose. 6 3/4 x 9 inches. Original outline hand colouring. Vertical folding crease as issued. Good clean condition. Straight from the atlas and not sold as a single map before now.

From Lewis' Atlas to the Topographical Dictionaries of England and Wales

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19th Century

  • Map of Somerset by Thomas Letts

    Map of Somerset by Thomas Letts

Published in the reign of Queen Victoria

32985 Somersetshire, Thomas Letts, 1884. Price: 30.00

SOMERSET
A detailed chromolithograph map of the county. Explanation plus statistics concerning Population, Area, Inhabited Houses, Poor Rate and Paupers. 15 3/4 x 12 1/2 inches. Original centre fold. Imprint of Letts & Son beneath. Fine clean condition. Straight from the atlas so never previously been sold as a single map.

From: Lett’s Popular County Atlas

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Late 19th Century

  • Environs of Bath & Bristol, G W Bacon c.1883

    Environs of Bath & Bristol, G W Bacon c.1883

Published in the reign of Queen Victoria

33344 Environs of Bath and Bristol, George Washington Bacon, c.1883. Price: 35.00

ENVIRONS OF BRITOL, BATH &c.

An interesting lithograph map of Bristol, Bath and the South Cotswolds. Blue colour on the River Avon otherwise uncoloured. Sheet No. 28 in top right hand margin. Scale of miles beneath. 12 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches. Mounted on thin linen. Good condition.

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I have been buying and selling antique maps since the early 1960's during which time I had a gallery in Watergate Street, Chester for 30 years. I am now able to offer through my websites a personal service to map and print collectors.

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Antique Maps of Somersetshire

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