8 x 5.75
Long-term Loan from the Estate of Boris Blick, 2015
A map from John Owen's 'Britannia Depicta', a pocket-sized atlas of county maps and strip road maps, which were engraved by Emmanuel Bowen. This book was published in 1720.
John Owen, British, 1694-1767. Emanuel Bowen.
This map depicts the roads through Norfolk and Suffolk to Ipswich, including black dots or points in the middle of the road with the appropriate mile marker on the road. Additionally, there is a large amount of text pertaining to the city of Ipswich.