Maps of Anglesey for Sale

Maps

The maps below are ones from my collection that I am selling. These are all 19th century original maps of Anglesey. They are all in good condition, have been newly mounted in protective cream mounts and enclosed in transparent sealed bags (see photo to the right).

Maps can be purchased with credit/debit card or by PayPal. Just click the Buy Now button next to the map image to go to the purchase page.

Cole & Roper, 1809

Drawn by G. Cole and engraved by J. Roper for The British Atlas, produced to accompany The Beauties of England & Wales by E.W. Brayley & J. Britton. Overall dimensions (including mount) 35.5cm x 28cm.

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Cole & Roper, c. 1835-40

The above Cole & Roper map was later adapted for the map below, published in Thomas Dugdale's Curiosities of Great Britain. England and Wales Delineated. Overall dimensions (including mount) 35.5cm x 28cm.

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Cole & Roper, c. 1840

This is also from Thomas Dugdale's Curiosities of Great Britain. England and Wales Delineated, but this later edition began adding railways. The railway symbol has been added to the Explanation and two short railways are shown in Caernarfonshire. Overall dimensions (including mount) 35.5cm x 28cm.

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R. Creighton, 1840

This map was drawn by Creighton and engraved by J&C Walker for Samuel Lewis' Topographical Dictionary. Overall dimensions (including mount) 35.5cm x 28cm.

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Joshua Archer, 1842

Later editions of Thomas Dugdale's Curiosities of Great Britain. England and Wales Delineated switched from using Cole & Roper maps (like the ones listed above) to ones engraved by Archer. Overall dimensions (including mount) 35.5cm x 28cm.

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Gweirydd ap Rhys, 1872

These maps come from the book Hanes y Brytaniaid a'r Cymry (History of the Britons and the Welsh), by Robert John Pryse (also known as Gweirydd ap Rhys), published by William Mackenzie. The basic map is that done by R. Creighton for A Topographical Dictionary of Wales, but has had the new railways overlaid on it (although somewhat inaccurately!). Overall dimensions (including mount) 35.5cm x 28cm.

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J. Bartholomew, 1875

From the book Cymru: yn Hanesyddol, Parthedegol a Bywgraphyddol (Wales: Historical, Topographical and Biographical), a Welsh-language encyclopaedia edited by Rev. Owen Jones and published by Blackie & Son in 1875. Overall dimensions (including mount) 40.5cm x 30.5cm.

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