EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

England and Wales, 1863 (Raster Image)

Description
This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Cruchley's travellers companion through England and Wales, shewing the railways and stations to the present time. It was published by G.F. Cruchley in 1863. Scale [ca. 1:950,400]. Covers also Isle of Man and shoreline of Northern Ireland. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the Europe Lambert Conformal Conic coordinate system. All map collar and inset information is also available as part of the raster image, including any inset maps, profiles, statistical tables, directories, text, illustrations, index maps, legends, or other information associated with the principal map. This map shows features such as drainage, cities and other human settlements, territorial boundaries, roads, railroads, ferry lines, telegraph lines, shoreline features, and more. This layer is part of a selection of digitally scanned and georeferenced historic maps from the Harvard Map Collection. These maps typically portray both natural and manmade features. The selection represents a range of originators, ground condition dates, scales, and map purposes.
Publisher
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard College Library
Year
1863
Held by
Harvard
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