'CHESTER' by Cole & Roper c.1807-1810

'CHESTER' by Cole & Roper c.1807-1810
SKU: corotp/ches/005

An attractive and detailed early 19th century plan of Chester -- with a vignette view of the 'Ancient Towers with part of the Bridge and City Wall' -- which was drawn and engraved by G. Cole and John Roper, respectively, (vignette by G. Webster & J. Storer) and published in The British Atlas* (London: 1807-1810 Vernor, Hood & Sharpe).

*The British Atlas, comprising of county maps and town plans, was published as a compendium to Britton and Brayley's renowned Beauties of England & Wales.

  • This is an original copperplate engraving with later hand colour.
  • Printed area is approximately 23.3cms by 18.5cms (including imprint).
  • The map is in very good condition with excellent margins. Click on image for a better view.
  • The item comes displayed in a ready to frame museum quality mount.
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  • Guaranteed to be over 200 years old.