'YORKSHIRE ( THE WEST RIDING )' by W. Hughes c.1868

'YORKSHIRE ( THE WEST RIDING )' by W. Hughes c.1868
SKU: hugh/yowr/001

A detailed and attractive 19th century map of the West Riding of Yorkshire which was produced by William Nightingale Hughes (1817-1876) for The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (London: Virtue & Co., 1868). An interesting feature is the depiction of the Victorian railway network running through the county.

  • This is an original chromolithograph taken from a steel engraving.
  • Printed area is approximately 30.4cms by 25.8cms (with imprint).
  • The map is in very good condition with decent margins; centrefold, as issued. Click on image for a better view.
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  • Guaranteed to be over 150 years old.