Including Shrewsbury, Telford, Oswestry, Bridgnorth, Whitchurch, Market Drayton, Ludlow

704 - 1962
'The Continuation of the Road from Bristol to Chester'
Ogilby, J. (c. 1676)
44.5 x 34.5

The road from Ludlow - to Church Stretton, Shrewsbury, Whitchurch to Chester. From John Ogilby's Britannia, generally considered one of the most important cartographical works of the seventeenth century. Other features include a fine cartouche. Later colour. Plate number 57. Excellent condition.
180.00 GBP

508 - 1621
'Shropshire divided into Hundreds….'
Bowen E. and T. (1767)
33 x 22.5

Very finely engraved map of the County by Emanuel and Thomas Bowen from the "Atlas Anglicanus". The maps are generally derived from those in "The Large English Atlas", and extensive county information accompanying the maps is also a feature of this series. A rare item. Bright original colouring.
120.00 GBP

707 - 2022
'Bowles's New Medium Map of Shropshire..'
Bowen, E. & T. (1785)
33 x 23

Finely engraved and detailed map of the county from "Bowles's New Medium English Atlas". The maps in this series are based on those in Emanuel and Thomas Bowen's Atlas Anglicanus, and feature extensive county information on the map. They are distinguished primarily by having newly engraved cartouches, distances from London added to towns, and different imprints at the bottom. Full original colour. Fine condition.
110.00 GBP

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1106 - 728
'A New Map of the County of Salop divided into hundreds'
Smith, C. (1804)
45 x 50

Large size and decorative map of the County by Jones, Smith & Co. for Smith's New English Atlas. The first map of the County to show longitudes measured from the meridian of Greenwich. Very fine original hand colouring.
80.00 GBP

401 - 1244
'A Map of Shropshire from the Best Authorities'
Cary, J. (1789)
43 x 50

Finely engraved map of the county by John Cary from the 1789 edition of Camden's Britannia.  Later wash colour.
65.00 GBP

602 - 1808
'A Map of Shrop shire '
Kitchen/Jefferys (1751)
13.5 x 18

Finely engraved map of the county by Thomas Kitchin and Thomas Jefferys from their publication "The Small English Atlas".  This rare series of maps are distinctive by featuring considerable county information below the map. Later colour
50.00 GBP

312 - 1243
'Shropshire by John Seller'
Seller, J. (c. 1703)
15 x 13

Fine map of the county by the Hydrographer and instrument maker John Seller for his "Anglia Contracta". This series of maps were first published in 1695. They were later used in a simplified form by Francis Grose for his "Supplement to the Antiquities of England and Wales", published from 1787.
40.00 GBP

608 - 1882
Pigot, J. (c. 1826)
23 x 36

Finely engraved map of the county by James Pigot and Co. An early edition ca.1826. A particular feature of this series of county maps is the attractive accompanying vignette. In this case a view of St. Lawrence's Church in Ludlow. Re-margined to the top, generally good condition. Later colour
40.00 GBP

412 - 1501
Bowen, E. (c. 1724)
12 x 19

Finely engraved map of the county by Emanuel Bowen and John Owen for the publication "Britannia Depicta". To the top are given details of the Road from London to Shrewsbury and verso a section of the road through Staffordshire is engraved. After John Ogilby. Later colour
40.00 GBP

1101 - 618
Cary, J. (1821)
22 x 27

Finely engraved map of the county by John Cary from the 1821 edition of his New and Correct Atlas. Excellent condition with particularly fine original colour.
40.00 GBP

605 - 1848
'A New Map of Shropshire drawn from the latest Authorities'
Conder, T. (1784)
17 x 21

Finely engraved and decorative map of the county by Thomas Conder for the publication "The New British Traveller". Features include a cartouche title and coat of arms. Later colour.
40.00 GBP

607 - 1869
Roper, J. (c. 1810)
18 x 24

Finely engraved Map of the county by John Roper after the drawing of George Cole, from “The British Atlas”. Original colour. The explanation (bottom right) gives considerable county information, such as locations of Roman remains, mines, places of discovery of coins, etc.
40.00 GBP

402 - 1276
Lewis, W. (c. 1835)
14 x 10

Detailed and attractive miniature map of the County by William Lewis for his "Lewis's New Traveller's Guide". A particular feature of this charming series of maps is the clear and precise engraving of the roads. Adjacent numbers indicating the distances from London. Also included with the map is the accompanying page of text giving the county information relevant to travellers - principal towns and inns are listed, distances between towns, principal fair dates, and even sites for the best views of the county. Later colour.
35.00 GBP

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1202 - 885
'A Modern Map of Shropshire Drawn from the latest Surveys'
Ellis, J. (1766)
20 x 25

Scarce and finely detailed map of the county by John Ellis. Published in Ellis's English Atlas. Later colour
30.00 GBP