Author: Harris, John
Date published: 1782Estate plan. Pen and wash on vellum. Property of Thomas Baker. Overall sheet size: 49cms x 36.3cms. Ornate cartouche with Surveyor's name and date incorporated. Scale of chains incorporated into Drawing instruments; snake denoting North and East points; Reference table bottom right letters relating to the fields on the map. The perimeter of the fields is surrounded by the names of the owners of the - presumably- surrounding property i.e Guys Hospital, Francis Thomas William Bridges, Esq. Map has previously been folded in four and those folds are still visible from the front, from the back other folds are faintly obvious.
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