Charts and maps, Grenville collection

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A commercial map of Scotland with the roads, stages and distances

Charts and maps

Object connections:

Collection Charts and maps, Grenville collection
Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID GREN2B/2
Description Single sheet. Engr. Medium: Segmented and backed. Physical description Note: Coloured in outline. Scale: [ca. 1:750 000]. Cartographic Note: Graduated globular projection, meridian through Edinburgh. Contents Note: Information on the chart includes notes on: the size, products and population of towns;the navigation of rivers;suggestions for canal routes and for stationing a frigate as protection against privateers. It also includes comments on the duty on coal and proposals to tax Dutch fishing vessels.
Date made 1782

Artist/Maker Knox, J.
Place made London
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Caird Collection
Materials Paper
Measurements 73 x 56cm.
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