Maitland’s Plan of Tower Street Ward

£125.00

Tower Street Ward with their [sic] divisions into Parishes according to a new survey

Copper engraving, 37 x 23.5 cm, engraved by Benjamin Cole, black and white, blank verso; ward plan of Tower Street published in the greatly expanded second edition of Maitland’s History of London.

Significant buildings, such as Custom House and the Navy Office, are represented pictorially on the map; with the arms of contemporary Alderman Sir Thomas Chitty and views of East India House and Westminster Hall in the panel at the foot. Hyde, Ward Maps, 102.

Title

Maitland’s Plan of Tower Street 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

37 x 23.5 cm