Title: Ordnance Survey Map Sheet 61 - Shropshire, ...
Publisher: Lt. Col. Colby of the Royal Engineers, London
Publication Date: 1872
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Opens to 88 x 70 cm. Linen backed, dissected, folding black & white electrotyped map with hand coloured highlights in original marbled paper covers (slightly rubbed). Includes railway lines. Owner's contemporary ink signature on marbled paper cover ("Patrick F. Evans"). Provenance:- EVANS, Patrick Fleming (1851-1902), J.P. ; LL.B. 1874 ; LL.M. 1877 ; Recorder of Newcastle-under Lyme from 1896. Publications : joint editor of 6th (1882), and sole editor of 7th (1895), edition of Bateman on Auctions; author of treatise on The Solicitors' Remuneration Act, 1881 (1883); From Peru to the Plate, 1889. His hobbies included fishing, and walking when presumably this fine map came in very useful. Seller Inventory # 5089