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Maitland’s Plan of Tower Street Ward

SKU: 8817

Maitland’s Plan of Tower Street Ward

Date of publication:

  • c.1756
  • Printed Measurement:

  • 37 x 23.5 cm
  • Colour:

  • black and white
  • Engraver:

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

    This plan of Tower Street was published in the greatly expanded second edition of Maitland’s History of London. Read more

    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.

    Condition & Materials

    Copper engraving, 37 x 23.5 cm, engraved by Benjamin Cole, black and white, blank verso.


    Hyde, Ward Maps, 102. Read less