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Selected Maps: 1 to 16 of 22

Cartographer: John Speed
Title: : Hartford Shire Described
Date: 1611      Size: 21 x 15 inches
Published: London
Description: Hertfordshire. A fine map of the county from the first edition of Speed's seminal atlas, 'The Theatre of Great Britaine'. Vignettes of Hertford and the Roman city of Verulamium (St.Albans). English text on verso.
Map Ref: HERTS395
Cartographer: Pieter van den Keere
Title: : Hartfordia Comitatus
Date: 1627      Size: 5 x 3 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Miniature county map of Hertfordshire. Coloured.
Map Ref: HERTS369
Cartographer: Norden & Kip
Title: : Hertfordiae
Date: 1637      Size: 14 x 11 inches
Published: London
Description: One of the earliest available county maps of Hertfordshire. Based on a survey by John Norden completed circa 1598. Coloured.
Map Ref: HERTS382
Cartographer: Willem & Jan Blaeu
Title: : Hertfordia Comitatvs Vernacule Hertfordshire
Date: c. 1650      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Stunning Dutch Golden Age county map of Hertfordshire with fine decorative embellishments around the cartouche, scale and with Royal coats of arms. German text description on verso. Coloured.
Map Ref: HERTS346
Cartographer: Richard Blome
Title: : A Mapp of Hertfordshire
Date: 1673      Size: 13 x 10 inches
Published: London
Description: Attractive and rare map of Hertfordshire. The dedication on the upper left is to James Cecil, Earl of Salisbury, whose family home is Hatfield House, close to St. Albans.
Map Ref: HERTS385
Cartographer: John Oliver
Title: : St. Albans
Date: 1700      Size: 14 x 12 inches
Published: N/A
Description: Very early plan of St. Albans. The plan is credited to John Oliver although it was enclosed within Sir Henry Chauncy's "The Historical Antiquities of Hertfordshire".
Map Ref: HERTS399
Cartographer: Thomas Kitchin
Title: : A New Improved Map of Hartfordshire from the Best Surveys & Intelligence Divided into its Hundreds
Date: c. 1760      Size: 26 x 21 inches
Published: London
Description: Grand county map of Hertfordshire with decorative cartouche and dedication and descriptive text panels. Published in Kitchin's Large English Atlas. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: HERTS396
Cartographer: Russell & Price
Title: : Hertfordshire
Date: c. 1769      Size: 8 x 6 inches
Published: London
Description: County map highlighting the extensive road network in the county. Coloured.
Map Ref: HERTS386
Cartographer: Emanuel Bowen
Title: : An Accurate Map of Hartford Shire
Date: 1777      Size: 20 x 17 inches
Published: London
Description: Finely engraved map of Hertfordshire taken from Bowen's landmark survey of Georgian England. Interesting note marking the birth place of the only English Pope, Adrian IV. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: HERTS364
Cartographer: John Seller
Title: : Hertfordshire
Date: 1787      Size: 6 x 5 inches
Published: London
Description: County map. Coloured.
Map Ref: HERTS381
Cartographer: George Bickham
Title: : Hertfordshire
Date: 1796      Size: 6 x 9 inches
Published: London
Description: Decorative birds's eye view of the county of Hertfordshire. Coloured.
Map Ref: HERTS377
Cartographer: John Cary
Title: : Map of Hertfordshire from the Best Authorities
Date: 1805      Size: 20 x 14 inches
Published: London
Description: Attractive map of the county of Hertfordshire highlighting the developing road network during the Industrial Revolution. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: HERTS384
Cartographer: John Wilkes
Title: : Hertfordshire
Date: 1806      Size: 10 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: County map of Hertfordshire with towns, post roads, and enclosed estates marked. Fine original hand-colour.
Map Ref: HERTS392
Cartographer: Cole & Roper
Title: : Hertfordshire
Date: 1808      Size: 10 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Hertfordshire, a detailed and attractive county map published in the early 19th Century. Original colour.
Map Ref: HERTS372
Cartographer: John Cary
Title: : Hertfordshire
Date: 1817      Size: 4 x 5 inches
Published: London
Description: Miniature county map of Hertfordshire with emphasis on major roads. The key also notes distances between cities and towns. Original colour.
Map Ref: HERTS370
Cartographer: Christopher & John Greenwood
Title: : Map of the County of Hertford
Date: 1834      Size: 29 x 23 inches
Published: London
Description: Stunningly engraved county map of Hertforshire, with a grand title catouche and a decorative vignette of St. Alban's Cathedral. Original colour.
Map Ref: HERTS400