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Cartographer: John Speed
Title: : Cornwall
Date: 1646      Size: 20 x 16 inches
Published: London
Description: County map of Cornwall. Stunning map with elaborate cartouche, heraldry and vignettes as well as an inset of Launceston on the upper left. English text on verso. Coloured.
Map Ref: CORN545
Cartographer: Willem & Jan Blaeu
Title: : Cornubia sive Cornwallia
Date: c. 1650      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Magnificent Dutch Golden Age map of Cornwall embellished with a decorative title cartouche and the coats of arms of local nobles. Latin edition. Fine original hand colour.
Map Ref: CORN564
Cartographer: John Seller
Title: : Cornwall
Date: c. 1690      Size: 6 x 5 inches
Published: London
Description: Miniature county map of Cornwall based on the surveys by Speed. Inset of the Scilly Isles.
Map Ref: CORN551
Cartographer: Robert Morden
Title: : Cornwall
Date: 1701      Size: 9 x 7 inches
Published: London
Description: County map of Cornwall reduced from the cartographer's previous map first published in 1695. Coloured. [Framed]
Map Ref: CORN550
Cartographer: Bowen & Owen
Title: : A Map of Cornwall
Date: 1720      Size: 5 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: County map of Cornwall with a dense block of text describing the county and a table of distances from London to Truro and other towns above. Coloured.
Map Ref: CORN561
Cartographer: Saxton & Lea
Title: : Cornwall
Date: 1749      Size: 19 x 14 inches
Published: London
Description: Later state of the map of Cornwall originally issued by Christopher Saxton in 1576 and part of the first county atlas England and Wales issued in 1579.
Map Ref: CORN566
Cartographer: Capt. Greenvile Collins
Title: : [Cornwall and the Scilly Isles]
Date: 1785      Size: 22 x 19 inches
Published: London
Description: Sea chart of south west Cornwall and the Scilly Isles including Land's End and the Lizard Peninsula. Strong impression.
Map Ref: CORN505
Cartographer: Laurie & Whittle
Title: : A Chart of the Chops of the Channel, to the South of Scilly Islands: Containing the West Coast of Cornwall and Scilly Islands
Date: 1795      Size: 28 x 22 inches
Published: London
Description: West Coast of Cornwall. The 'Chops of the Channel': Elegant black and white sea chart from the 'East India Pilot'.
Map Ref: CORN488
Cartographer: Samuel John Neele
Title: : Map of the Soil of Cornwall
Date: c. 1800      Size: 13 x 10 inches
Published: London
Description: Map of the soils of the county, probably based on Fraser's reports to the newly established Board of Agriculture.
Map Ref: CORN512
Cartographer: John Wilkes
Title: : Cornwall
Date: 1802      Size: 7 x 9 inches
Published: London
Description: County map of Cornwall with an emphasis on the road network. It is orientated to show the east at the upper part of the map and there is an inset showing the Scilly Isles on the lower left. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: CORN558
Cartographer: Charles Smith
Title: : A New Map of the County of Cornwall
Date: 1808      Size: 19 x 17 inches
Published: London
Description: Separately issued folding map of Cornwall with an emphasis on the mail routes, coloured orange and an inset of the Scilly Isles. Original hand colour. SL
Map Ref: CORN559
Cartographer: Christopher & John Greenwood
Title: : Map of the County of Cornwall
Date: 1829      Size: 27 x 24 inches
Published: London
Description: Cornwall. Large, striking county map with a vignette of St. Michael's Mount. Inset of the Scilly Islands. Original colour.
Map Ref: CORN529
Cartographer: Robert Kearsley Dawson
Title: : St. Ives from the Ordnance Survey
Date: 1832      Size: 7 x 12 inches
Published: London
Description: St. Ives town plan. Original colour.
Map Ref: CORN496
Cartographer: Thomas Martyn
Title: : A New and Correct Map of the County of Cornwall
Date: 1832      Size: 40 x 29 inches
Published: London
Description: Reduced version of Martyn's monumental eight sheet map of Cornwall first issued in c.1748. Folding map in original hand colour. Folded.
Map Ref: CORN560
Cartographer: Thomas Moule
Title: : Cornwall
Date: c. 1840      Size: 10 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Decorative map of Cornwall with vignette of Lands End and an inset map of the Isles of Scilly with coats of arms. Coloured.
Map Ref: CORN567
Cartographer: James Pigot
Title: : Cornwall
Date: 1840      Size: 14 x 9 inches
Published: London
Description: Attractive early Victorian county map of Cornwall with a vignette of St. Mary's Church, Truro on the upper left. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: CORN556