Map of Hyde Park & Kensington Gardens

£125.00

Royal Parks: Hyde Park & Kensington Gardens

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Quick Description

Mapmaker(s)

Ordnance Survey

Place of publication

London

Date of publication

1906

Colour

original

Printed Area Measurements

34 x 61.5 cm [sheet size]

Full Description

Lithographed folding map of Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens, sheet size 34 x 61.5 cm, scale twelve inches to one mile, printed in colours, blank verso, folding into printed, cloth-backed blue boards. Shows detail of surviving structures such as the former powder magazine and the Albert Memorial, but also shows the site of the Great Exhibition, and earthworks which have since been levelled. J.M. Barrie’s ‘Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens’ was first published in 1906.