Maitland’s Plan of Cheap Ward

£175.00

Cheap Ward with its divisions into Parishes according to a new survey

Copper engraving, 36.5 x 47 cm, engraved by Benjamin Cole, black and white, blank verso; ward plan of Cheap published in the greatly expanded second edition of Maitland’s History of London.

Significant buildings, such as Guildhall, are represented pictorially on the map; views of Guildhall Chapel, Grocers’ Hall etc, and with the arms of contemporary Alderman Sir Samuel Fludyer, with dedication in lower margin. Hyde, Ward Maps, 53.

Title

Maitland’s Plan of Cheap Ward

Mapmaker(s)

MAITLAND, William

Engraver(s)

COLE, Benjamin

Place of publication

London

Date of publication

c.1756

Colour

black and white

Printed Area Measurements

36.5 x 47 cm