Mapography of Early Modern London

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Mapography of Early Modern London

Index of Maps

Title Cartographer Date Locations Depicted
City of London c. 1520 Johns 1520 London and Westminster.
Panorama of London, Wesminster and Southwark as they Appeared A.D. 1543 van den Wyngaerde 1543 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Untitled Anonymous 1559 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Civitas Londinum Agas 1563 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
London in the Year 1560 Ashley 1560 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
London and Westminster in the Reign of Queen Elizabeth, Anno Dom. 1563 Agas London and Westminster.
London and Westminster in the Reign of Queen Elizabeth Anno Dom. 1563 Neele 1558 London and Westminster.
A View of Part of the North-west Suburbs of London, as they Appeared, Anno 1570. Including the Whole of the Parish of St. Giles in the Fields and its Immediate Neighbourhood, its Parochial Churches, Erected at Different Periods, &c. Anonymous 1570 Parish of St. Giles in the Fields
Londinum Feracissimi Angliæ Regni Metropolis Hogenberg and Braun 1572 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Londinum Feracissimi Angliæ Regni Metropolis de Belleforest 1575 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Pictorial Surveys by Ralph Treswell Treswell 1585-1614 London
London Smith 1588 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
London Norden 1593 London and Southwark.
Londra Valegio 1595 London
A True and Exact Draught of the Tower Liberties, Survey’d in the Year 1597 by Guilelmus Haiward and J. Gascoyne Hayward and Gascoyne 1597 Tower of London
Londinum Feracis: Ang. Met. Münster 1598 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Middle-sex Described with the Most Famous Cities of London and Westminster Norden and Speed, and Honidus 1611
Londinum Florentissima Britanniæ Urbs Toto Orbe Visscher 1616 London, Thames, and Southwark.
The Cittie of London Ryther 1633 London and Thames.
View of London Merian 1638 London, Thames, and Southwark.
Old London. 1642. Hollar 1642 London
London Hollar 1642 London
A Plan of the City and Environs of London as Fortified by Order of Parliament in the Years 1642 & 1643 Vertue 1739 London and Southwark.
Profil de la Ville de Londre Cappitalle du Royaume D’Angleterre Picart and Boisseau 1643 London
London Speed 1646 London and Southwark.
London Hollar 1647 London, Thames, and Bankside.
The Prospect of London and Westminster taken from Lambeth Hollar 1647 London, Westminster, and Lambeth.
The Newest & Exactest Map of the Most Famous Citties London and Westminster with their Suburbs; and the Manner of their Streets: with the Names of the Chiefest of them Written at Length and Numbers set in the Rest in Sted of Names Porter 1654 London and Westminster.
London Hollar 1657 London, Thames, and Southwark.
Bird’s-eye plan of the west central district of London Hollar 1660 London
Londinum London Anonymous 1661 London and Southwark.
London, Part of the County of Middlesex, and Part of the County of Surrey Anonymous 1662 London
Londinum Celeberrimum Angliæ Emporum de Jonghe 1666 London, Thames, and Southwark.
Platte Grondt der Stadt London met de Aenwysinghe hoe die Afgebrandt is de Wit 1666 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Platte Grondt der Verbrande Stadt London Doornik 1666 London and Southwark.
Londinum Rediviuum. Presented by Me to his Majesty, a Week after the Conflagration, together with a Discourse now in the Paper Office. Evelyn 1748 London
A Plan of the City and Liberties of London; Shewing the Extent of the Dreadful Conflagration in the Year 1666 Hollar 1666 London
A Map or Groundplott of the Citty of London, with the Suburbes Thereof so farr as the Lord Mayors Jurisdiction doeth Extend, by which is Exactly Demonstrated the Present Condition of it, since the Last Sad Accident of Fre, the Blanke Space Signifyng the Burnt Part, & where the House be those Places yet Standing Hollar 1666 London
London Hollar 1666 London and Thames.
London Hollar and Blome 1673 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
An Exact Surveigh of the Streets Lanes, and Churches contained within the Ruines of the City of London, First Described in Six Plats by John Leake, Jone Jennings, William Marr, Will Leyburn, Thomas Streete & Richard Shortgrave Leake 1666 London
A New Map of the Citties of London Westminster & ye Borough of Southwarke with their Suburbs, Shewing ye Strets, Lanes, Allies, Courts etc. with Other Remarks, as they are now, Truly & Carefully Delineated Hollar 1675 London, Southwark, and Westminster.
Grundtriss der Statt London wie solche vor und nach dem Brand anzusehen, sampt dem Newen Model, wie selbige widrum Auffgebauwet werden solle Anonymous 1677 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
A Large and Accurate Map of the City of London. Ichnographically Describing all the Streets, Lanes, Alleys, Courts, Yards, Churches, Halls and Houses, &c. Actually Surveyed and Delinated. Ogilby and Morgan 1677 London
A Mapp of the Cityes of London & Westminster & Burrough of Southwark with their Suburbs as it is now Rebuilt since the Late Dreafull Fire Oliver 1680 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
A Prospect of London & Westminster taken at several Stations to the Southward Thereof Morden and Lea 1682 London, Thames, and Southwark.
London &.c. Actually Survey’d Morgan 1682 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
A Groundplot of Part of the Citty of Westminster Containing Westminſter-Abby (or the Collegiate Church of St. Peter), Westminster-Hall, The Court of Wards, Court of Requests, Painted Chamber, House of Lords and Princes Lodgings, The Old & New Palace-Yard, The Great Sanctuary, and Several Other Places Adjacent Anonymous 1685(?) Westminster
A Mapp of the Parish of St. Pauls Covent Garden taken from the Last Survey Blome 1685 Covent Garden
Londra Cornelli 1689 London and Southwark.
London, Westminster, Southwark Anonymous London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Londinum London Beer 1690 London and Southwark.
Londini Angliæ Regni Metropolis Novissima & Accuratissima de Ram 1690 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Londini Angliæ Regni Metropolis Novissima & Accuratissima Feuille 1690 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Actuall Survey of London, Westminster, & Southwark Morden and Lea 1690 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Nouvelle Carte du Gouvernement Civil d’Angleterre et de Celuy de la Ville de Londres Anonymous 1700 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Londen, Westmunster u: Soudwark Stridbeck 1700 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Plan de la Ville de London van der Aa 1700 London and Southwark.
Plan des Villes de Londres et de Westminster et de Leurs Faoubourgs avec le Bourg de Southwarke de Fer 1705 London, Southwark, and Westminster.
A New Mapp of the Citty of London Much Inlarged since the Great Fire in 1666 in which are Several Streets Places and Buildings of Note which hath been Added since aney other Mapps of London before this hath been Published Anonymous 1706 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
A Map of the Diocess of London Harris 1714 London
A New and Exact Plan of the City of London and Suburbs Thereof, with the Addition of the New Buildings, Churches &c. to this Present Year 1720 Anonymous 1720 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
A New Mapp of the City of London &c. with the Many Additionall Buildings and New Streets Anno 1720 Anonymous 1720 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
A New Plan of the City of London, Westminster and Southwark Anonymous 1720 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
The City of London as in Q. Elizabeth’s Time Anonymous 1720 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
A Map of the Tower Liberty Anonymous 1720 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Portsoken Ward being Part of the Parish of St. Buttolphs Aldgate, taken from the Last Survey, with Corrections and Additions Blome 1720 Portsoken Ward
Bread Street Ward and Cardwainter Ward with its Division into Parishes Taken from the Last Survey Blome 1720 Bread Street Ward and Cordwainer Street Ward.
St. Olave and St. Mary Magdalens Bermondsey Southwark Taken from ye last Survey with Corrections Blome 1720 Parish of St. Olave, St. Mary Magdalen’s Bermondsey, and Southwark.
A Mapp of the Parish of St Saviours Southwark and St Georges taken from ye last Survey Blome 1720 St. Saviour’s Southwark and St. George’s.
Tower Street Ward with its Division into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey, with Corrections Blome 1720 Tower Street Ward
Aldgate Ward with its Division into Parishes. Taken from the Last Survey, with Corrections & Additions. Blome 1720 Aldgate Ward
A Mapp of Lime Street Ward. Taken from ye Last Surveys & Corrected. Blome 1720 Lime Street Ward
Bishopsgate-street Ward. Taken from the Last Survey and Corrected. Blome 1720 Bishopsgate Street Ward
Broad Street Ward with its Division into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey with Corrections and Additions, & Cornhill Ward with its Divisions into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey, &c. Blome 1720 Broad Street Ward and Cornhill Ward.
Langborne Ward with its Division into Parishes. Corrected from the Last Survey. & Candlewick Ward with its Division into Parishes. Corrected from the Last Survey. Blome 1720 Langborne Ward and Candlewick Ward.
Billingsgate Ward and Bridge Ward Within with it’s Division into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey Blome 1720 Billingsgate Ward and Bridge Ward Within.
Walbrook Ward and Dowgate Ward with its Division into Parishes, Taken from the Last Surveys Blome 1720 Walbrook Ward and Dowgate Ward.
Coleman Street Ward and Bassishaw Ward taken form the Last Survey, with Corrections and Additions Blome 1720 Coleman Street Ward and Bassinghall Ward.
Creplegate Ward with its Division into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey, with Additions, and Corrections Blome 1720 Cripplegate Ward
Aldersgate Ward and St. Martins le Grand Liberty Taken from the Last Survey, with Corrections Blome 1720 Aldersgate Ward and St. Martins le Grand.
The Wards of Farington Within and Baynards Castle with its Divisions into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey, with Corrections Blome 1720 Farington Ward Within and Castle Baynard Ward.
Queen Hith Ward and Vintry Ward with their Division into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey Blome 1720 Queenhithe Ward and Vintry Ward.
Farrington Ward Without, with its Division into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey with Corrections & Amendments Blome 1720 Farrington Ward Without
A Mapp of St. Andrews Holborn Parish as well Within the Liberty as Without Blome 1720 Parish of St. Andrew’s Holborn
The Parish of St Johns Wapping. The Parish of St Paul Shadwell. Blome 1720 St. John’s the Baptist, Wapping and St. Paul Shadwell.
A Map of the Parish of St Mary White Chappel and a Map of the Parish of St Katherines by the Tower Blome 1720 St. Mary Whitechapel and St. Katherine’s by the Tower.
A Map of the Parish of St. Dunstans Stepney, als. Stebunheath Divided into Hamlets Blome 1720 Parish of St. Dunstan’s Stepney
Spitt Fields and Plans Adjacent Taken from Last Survey with Locations Blome 1720 Spitafields
Shoreditch Norton Folgate, and Crepplegate Without Taken from ye Last Survey with Corrections Blome 1720 Shoreditch, Norton Folgate, and Cripplegate Ward.
A Map of St. Gilles’s Cripple Gate. Without. With Large Additions and Corrections. Blome 1720 Parish of St. Giles Cripplegate
Cow Cross being St Sepulchers Parish Without and the Charterhouse Blome 1720 Parish of St. Sepulcher’s and Charterhouse.
The Parish of St. James Clerkenwell taken from ye last Survey with Corrections Blome 1720 St. James Clerkenwell Parish
A Mapp of the Parish of St Margarets Westminster Taken from the Last Survey with Corrections Blome 1720 Parish of St. Margaret’s Westminster
A Mapp of the Parish of St Martins in the Fields Taken from ye Last Survey with Additions Blome 1720 Parish of St. Martin in the Fields
A Mapp of the Parish of St. Giles’s in the Fields Taken from the Last Servey, with Corrections and Additions Blome 1720 Parish of St. Giles in the Fields
The Parish of St. James’s, Westminster Taken from the Last Survey with Corrections Blome 1720 Parish of St. James’s, Westminster
A Mapp of the Parish of St. Anns. Taken from the last Survey, with Correction, and Additions. Blome 1720 Parish of St. Anne’s, Westminster
A Mapp of the Parish of St. Pauls Covent Garden Taken from the Last Survey Blome 1720 Parish of St. Paul’s Covent Garden
A Mapp of the Parishes of St. Clements Danes, St. Mary Savoy; with the Rolls Liberty and Lincolns Inn, Taken from the Last Survey with Corrections and Additions Blome 1720 St. Clement Danes and St. Mary Savoy.
Lambeth and Christ Church Parish Southwark. Taken from ye last Survey with Corrections. Blome 1720 Lambeth and Parish of Christ Church in Southwark.
A Plan of the City’s of London, Westminster and Borough of Southwark; with the New Additional Buildings Anno 1720 Parker and Senex 1721 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
A Map of the Parish of St Mary Rotherhith Pullen 1720 Parish of St. Mary Rotherhith
A Plan of London as in Q. Elizabeths Days Bowles 1723 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
An Exact Surveigh of the Streets, Lanes, and Churches, Comprehendd., within the Ruins of the City of London Vertue and Leake 1723 London
A New and Exact Plan of the Cities of London & Westminster and the Borough of Southwark with all ye Additional New Buildings to ye Present Year: 1724 Anonymous 1724 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Londinum Augusta Stukeley 1724 London and Thames.
A Pocket Map of the Citties of London. Westminster, & Southwark. With the Addition of the New Bulidings to this Present Year 1725. Anonymous 1725 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Plan of the Parish of St. George, Hannover Square Anonymous 1730 Parish of St. George’s, Hannover Square
A New & Exact Plan of ye City of London and Suburbs Thereof, with the Addition of the New Buildings, Churches &c. to this Present Year 1731 (Not Extant in Any Other,) Laid Down in Such a Method that in an Instant, May Easily be Found any Place Contained Therein Anonymous 1731 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
A Map of London, Westminster, and Southwark. With ye New Buildings to ye Year 1733. Mottley 1733 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Urbium Londini et West-monasterii nec non Suburbii Southwark Accurata Ichnographia Homann 1736 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
A View of London About the Year 1560 Agas 1739 London and Thames.
Accurate Prospect und Grundris der Königl: Gros-Britanisch: Haupt und Residentz Stadt London Homann 1740 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
A Plan of Part of the Ancient City of Westminster from College Street to Whitehall, and from the Thames to St. James’s Park in which are Delineated the New Streets, Laid Down and Intended to be Built by Order of the Right Honourable &c. the Commissioners for Building a Bridge at Westminster Lediard 1740 Westminster
Londinum Celeberrima Metropolis, Splendidissima Regia et Opulentissimum Angliæ Emporium, Accuratisime Delineata Seutter and Kraus 1740 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
An Exact Survey of the Citys of London Westminster ye Borough of Southwark and the Country near Ten Miles Round Rocque and Parr 1746 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
A Plan of London and Westminster Shewing the Forts Erected by Order of the Parliament in 1643 & the Desolation by the Fire in 1666 Anonymous Jun. 1749 London and Southwark.
A Drawn Plan Showing the Houses in Great and Little Ormond Streets, Red Lyon Street, Lamb’s Conduit Street, and Millman Street Robins 1752 Great Ormond Street, Little Ormond Street, Red Lyon Street, Lamb’s Conduit Street, and Millman Street.
A Plan of the Ground and Buildings in the Strand, Called the Savoy, Taken in the Year 1736 Vertue 1754 The Savoy
Aldgate Ward with its Divisions into Precincts & Parishes According to a New Survey Cole 1756 Aldgate Ward
Cheap Ward with its Division into Parishes According to a New Survey Cole 1756 Cheap Ward
A Pocket Map of London Westminster and Southwark with ye New Buildings to ye Year 1759 Anonymous 1759 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Sketch of the Procession Usually Observed in the Coronation of our Kings & Queens Together with a Plan Pointing out Several New Paths and their Parts Adjacent Anonymous 1761 Westminster
A Correct Plan of the Cities of London & Westminster & Borough of Southwark, including the Bills of Mortality, with the Additional Buildings &c. Rocque June 1761 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
A Map of London, Westminster and Southwark with ye New Buildngs to ye Year 1764 Anonymous 1764 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
Londres (avec le Bourg de Southwark) Tardieu and Dubisson 1782 London, Westminster, and Southwark.
A New and Complete Plan of London Westminster and Southwark, with the Additional Buildings to the Year 1777 Harrison 1775 London and Southwark.
Plan of the Cities of London and Westminster the Borough of Southwark and Parts Adjoining Shewing Every House Horwood 1792-1799 London, Westminster, and Southwark.

Johns 1520

A depiction of London within the walls and Westminster from a plat perspective.
Map title: City of London c. 1520
Cartographer(s):
  • W.H. Johns
Published in:
The City of London From Prehistoric Times to c. 1520. Ed. Mary D. Lobel. British Atlas of Historic Towns. Vol. 3.
Place of publication: Oxford
Date: 1520
Publisher(s):
  • Oxford UP
Medium: Book
Surrogate(s):
  • British Historic Towns Atlas. Metadata. [Digital reproductions of original.]
  • Tudor London in 1520. Oxford: Old House Books, 2013. [Modified reproduction of original in print.]

Wyngaerde 1543

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a panorama perspective.
Map title: Panorama of London, Wesminster and Southwark as they Appeared A.D. 1543
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: London
Date: 1543
Publisher(s):
  • London Topographical Society
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):
  • Museum of London. Metadata.[This digital replication is a 19th century approximation of London in the 16th century.]
  • Wikimedia Commons. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [Digital reproduction of 1849 surrogate engraving by Nathaniel Wittcock.]

Anonymous 1559

A depiction of London from a bird’s-eye perspective. Original map may have also depicted Westminster and Southwark.
Map title: Untitled
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1559
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Popularly known as the Copperplate map of London. Originally in fifteen copper sections, only three of which survive.
Surrogate(s):
  • Museum of London. Metadata. [Digital versions of modified original reproductions.]
  • Wikimedia Commons. Metadata. [Modified and unmodified reproductions of original.]

Agas 1560

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: Civitas Londinum
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1560
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):
  • The Map of Early Modern London (MoEML). Metadata. [Digital reproduction of modified original.]
  • British Museum. Metadata. [Digital reproduction of original.]
  • British History Online (BHO). Metadata. [Digital reproduciton of original.]

Ashley 1560

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: London in the Year 1560
Cartographer(s):
  • Alfred Ashley
Published in:
The Pictorial Times [London] 2 Oct. 1847: 219.
Place of publication: London
Date: 1560
Medium: Newspaper
Editorial note: Ashely 1560 is a retrospective engraving of London in 1560, created in the 19th century.Includes a list of 140 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Agas 1563

A depiction of London within the walls and Westminster from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: London and Westminster in the Reign of Queen Elizabeth, Anno Dom. 1563
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1558
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):
  • British Library Crace Collection. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [A digital replication of Agas’s map, in colour, surrounded by thumbnail drawings of London’s places of interest. Published between 1810-1834.]
  • British Museum. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [Digital reproduction of original on the web.]
  • Agas Map. The A to Z of Elizabethan London. Ed. Adrian Prockter and Robert Taylor. London: London Topographical Society, 1979. 2-29. Book. [Print reproduction of original.]

Neele 1563

A depiction of London within the walls and Westminster from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: London and Westminster in the Reign of Queen Elizabeth Anno Dom. 1563
Cartographer(s):
  • Samuel John Neele
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1563
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes a table of references and a description of London.
Surrogate(s):
  • British Library Crace Collection. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [This digital reproduction is a 19th century engraver’s approximation of London in the 16th century.]
  • British Library Crace Collection. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [This modified digital reproduction is a 19th century engraver’s approximation of London in the 16th century.]

Anonymous 1570

A depiction of the Parish of St. Giles in the Fields from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: A View of Part of the North-west Suburbs of London, as they Appeared, Anno 1570. Including the Whole of the Parish of St. Giles in the Fields and its Immediate Neighbourhood, its Parochial Churches, Erected at Different Periods, &c.
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Published in:
Some Account of the Hospital and Parish of St. Giles, Middlesex. By John Parton. [105.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1570
Publisher(s):
  • Luke Hansard
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Includes a table of nine references and a description of the history of the parish.
Surrogate(s):
  • British Library Crace Collection. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [Originally produced in 1570, this map was published again in 1822 in Hansard’s book. Digital reproduction of original on the web.]

Hogenberg 1572

A depiction of London within the walls, Westminster, and Southwark from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: Londinum Feracissimi Angliæ Regni Metropolis
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
Civitates Orbis Terrarum. By George Braun and Frans Hogenberg. [Plate A.]
Place of publication: Cologne
Date: 1572
Medium: Book
Surrogate(s):

Belleforest 1575

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: Londinum Feracissimi Angliæ Regni Metropolis
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
La Cosmographie Universelle de Tout la Monde. By Sebastian Münster and Francois de Belleforest.
Place of publication: Paris
Date: 1575
Publisher(s):
  • Michel Sonnius
Medium: Book
Surrogate(s):

Treswell 1585-1614

Depictions of various London sites held in various collections.
Map title: Pictorial Surveys by Ralph Treswell
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1585-1614
Medium: Manuscripts
Surrogate(s):
  • The London Surveys. The London Surveys of Ralph Treswell. Ed. John Schofield. London: London Topographical Society, 1987. Book.
    [Reproduction of original in print.]

Smith 1588

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a panorama perspective.
Map title: London
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1588
Medium: Ink and pigments on velum.
Editorial note: Includes two coats of arms.
Surrogate(s):
  • British Library Crace Collection. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [Digital replication of original.]
  • Internet Archive. Metadata. [Digital replication of Smith’s descriptive text on the web.]

Norden 1593

A depiction of London within the walls and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: London
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
Speculum Britanniae. The first parte an historicall, & chorographicall discription of Middlesex. Wherin are also alphabeticallie sett downe, the names of the cyties, townes,parishes hamletes, howses of name &c. W.th direction spedelie to finde anie place desiredin the mappe & the distance betwene place and place without compasses. By John Norden. [Insert between sig. E1v and sig. E2r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1593
Publisher(s):
  • Eliot’s Court Press
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Surrounded by shields of 12 great livery companies, and accompanied by an alphanumerical key to 45 streets and sites.
Surrogate(s):

Valegio 1595

A depiction of London within the walls from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: Londra
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
Raccolta di le pui illustre et famose citta di tuttoil mondo. By Francesco Valegio. [Plate 247.]
Place of publication: Venice
Date: 1595
Medium: Book
Surrogate(s):

Hayward 1597

A depiction of Tower of London from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: A True and Exact Draught of the Tower Liberties, Survey’d in the Year 1597 by Guilelmus Haiward and J. Gascoyne
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1597
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes an alphabetic listing of the towers with their boundaries.
Surrogate(s):

Münster 1598

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: Londinum Feracis: Ang. Met.
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
Cosmographey, das ist Beschreibung aller Länder. By Sebastian Münster. [Sig. E1r-E2v.]
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1598
Publisher(s):
  • Sebastian Heinric-Petri
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Features the City and the Tudor arms.
Surrogate(s):
  • Bibliothèque Nationale de France. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [Digitized reproduction of original.]
  • Stanford University Image Gallery. Metadata.[Digitized replication of a modified version of the original.]

Speed 1611

A depiction of Middlesex from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: Middle-sex Described with the Most Famous Cities of London and Westminster
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
The Theatre of the Empire of Greant Britaine. By John Speed. [Insert after sig. H2r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1611
Publisher(s):
  • George Humble
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Includes inset images of St. Paul’s cathedral, Westminster and London.
Surrogate(s):
  • British Museum. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [Digital reproduction of original.]
  • Rijks Museum. Metadata. [Reproduction of original on the web.]
  • University of Cambridge Digital Library. Metadata. [A digital replication of a collection of Speed’s maps.]

Visscher 1616

A depiction of London viewed across the Thames from Southwark from a panorama perspective.
Map title: Londinum Florentissima Britanniæ Urbs Toto Orbe
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Amsterdam
Date: 1616
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):

Ryther 1633

A depiction of London within the walls and the Thames from a plat perspective.
Map title: The Cittie of London
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Amsterdam
Date: 1633
Publisher(s):
  • Cornelius Dankerts
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):

Merian 1638

A depiction of London viewed across the Thames from Southwark from a panorama perspective.
Map title: View of London
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
Neuwe Archonto-logica Cosmica. By Johann Ludwig Gottfried and Matthäus Merian. [Insert between sig. 2B1v and sig. 2B1r.]
Place of publication: Frankfurt
Date: 1638
Publisher(s):
  • Wolfgang Hoffmans
Medium: Book
Surrogate(s):
  • Victoria and Albert Museum. Metadata. [Digital reproduction of original.]

Hollar 1642a

A depiction of London within the walls via plat view.
Map title: Old London. 1642.
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1642
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):

Hollar 1642b

A depiction of London within the walls from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: London
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1642
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):

Vertue 1642

A depiction of London and Southwark from a plan perspective.
Map title: A Plan of the City and Environs of London as Fortified by Order of Parliament in the Years 1642 & 1643
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
The History of London, from its Foundation by the Romans, to the Present Time. By William Maitland. [Insert between sig. 3P1v and sig. 3P2r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1642
Publisher(s):
  • Samuel Richardson
Medium: Book
Surrogate(s):
  • British Library Crace Collection. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [A digitized retrospective deptiction of London and Southwark produced in 1738.]
  • MAPCO. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [A digitized surrogate of the 1738 retrospective deptiction of London and Southwark. Reproduced in 1775.]
  • Digital Archive @ McMaster University Library. Metadata. [A digitized surrogate of the 1738 retrospective deptiction of London and Southwark. Possibly reproduced in 1808.]

Picart 1643

A depiction of London (perspective unknown).
Map title: Profil de la Ville de Londre Cappitalle du Royaume D’Angleterre
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Paris
Date: 1643
Publisher(s):
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):
  • Yale Centre for British Art. Metadata. [Digital reproduction of original.]

Speed 1646

A depiction of London within the walls and Southwark from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: London
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1646
Medium: Map
Editorial note: A miniature map of London.
Surrogate(s):

Hollar 1647a

A depiction of London along the Thames from Bankside from a panorama perspective.
Map title: London
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Antwerp
Date: 1647
Publisher(s):
  • Cornelius Danckers
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):
  • Folger Shakespeare Library. Metadata. [Digital reproduction of modified original.]
  • British Museum. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [Digital reproduction of modified original.]
  • London. Wenceslaus Hollar delineavit et fecit Londini et Antverpiæ, 1647. London: London Topographical Society, 1906. Map. [Print reproduction of original.]

Hollar 1647b

A depiction of London and Westminster viewed from Lambeth from a panorama perspective.
Map title: The Prospect of London and Westminster taken from Lambeth
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1647
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes a key identifying more than 40 buildings.
Surrogate(s):
  • British Museum. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [Digital reproduction of original.]
  • Hollar’s Prospect of London and Westminster taken from Lambeth, c. 1665 and c. 1707. London: London Topographical Society, 1988. Map. [Print reproduction of original.]

Porter 1654

A depiction of London within the walls and Westminster from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: The Newest & Exactest Map of the Most Famous Citties London and Westminster with their Suburbs; and the Manner of their Streets: with the Names of the Chiefest of them Written at Length and Numbers set in the Rest in Sted of Names
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: London
Date: 1654
Publisher(s):
  • Robert Walton
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Features an explanation for the two alphanumerical tables, which list sites within and without the walls.
Surrogate(s):
  • British Library Crace Collection. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [Reproduction of original on the web.]
  • Map of London and Westminster, ab. A.D. 1660. London: London Topographical Society, 1898. Map. [Reproduction of original in print.]

Hollar 1657

A depiction of London viewed across the Thames from Southwark from a birds–eye view perspective.
Map title: London
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
Londinopolis; An Historicall Discourse or Perlustration of the City of London, the Imperial Chamber, and Chief Emporium of Great Britain: Whereunto is added another of the City of Westminster. By James Howell. [Insert between sig. A4v and sig. B1r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1657
Publisher(s):
  • J. Streater
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Includes a listing of 46 sites.
Surrogate(s):
  • Folger Shakespeare Library. Metadata. [Digital reproduction of original.]
  • University of Toronto Digital Hollar Collection. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [Digital reproduction of original.]

Hollar 1660

A depiction of west-central London from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: Bird’s-eye plan of the west central district of London
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1660
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):

Hermannides 1661

A depiction of London within the walls and Southwark from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: Londinum London
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Published in:
Britannia Magna: sive Angliae, Scotiae, Hiberniæ & Adjacentium Insularum, Geographico-historica Description. By Rutgerus Hermannides. [Insert between sig. M12v and sig. N1r.]
Place of publication: Amsterdam
Date: 1661
Publisher(s):
  • Aegidium Janssonium Valckenier
Medium: Book
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1662

A depiction of London within the walls from a plat perspective.
Map title: London, Part of the County of Middlesex, and Part of the County of Surrey
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1662
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes a panorama of London with views of town along the Thames.
Surrogate(s):

de Jonghe 1666

A depiction of London across the Thames from Southwark from a panorama perspective.
Map title: Londinum Celeberrimum Angliæ Emporum
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Amsterdam
Date: 1666
Publisher(s):
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes a description and a table of references.
Surrogate(s):
  • British Museum Images. Metadata. [Digital reproduction of original on the web.]

de Wit 1666

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: Platte Grondt der Stadt London met de Aenwysinghe hoe die Afgebrandt is
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Amsterdam
Date: 1666
Publisher(s):
Medium: Broadside
Editorial note: Includes a list of 130 sites and a panorama view of London along the Thames.
Surrogate(s):

Doornick 1666

A depiction of London within the walls and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: Platte Grondt der Verbrande Stadt London
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Amsterdam
Date: 1666
Medium: Broadside
Editorial note: Includes a detail of a rebuilding plan, a profile view of London as it burned, and a legend with Dutch and English references.
Surrogate(s):

Evelyn 1666

A depiction of London within the walls from a plan perspective.
Map title: Londinum Rediviuum. Presented by Me to his Majesty, a Week after the Conflagration, together with a Discourse now in the Paper Office.
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: London
Date: 1666
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes a listing of 38 sites and a second proposed plan.
Surrogate(s):

Hollar 1666a

A depiction of London from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Plan of the City and Liberties of London; Shewing the Extent of the Dreadful Conflagration in the Year 1666
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1666
Medium: Unidentified
Editorial note: Includes a reference table.
Surrogate(s):
  • Museum of London. Metadata. [Digital reproduction of 18th century engraver’s depiction of London 1666. Published 1756.]

Hollar 1666b

A depiction of London from a bird’s-eye/plat perspective.
Map title: A Map or Groundplott of the Citty of London, with the Suburbes Thereof so farr as the Lord Mayors Jurisdiction doeth Extend, by which is Exactly Demonstrated the Present Condition of it, since the Last Sad Accident of Fire, the Blanke Space Signifyng the Burnt Part, & where the House be those Places yet Standing
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: London
Date: 1666
Publisher(s):
  • John Overton
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Contains a reference table of 138 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Hollar 1666c

A depiction of London along the Thames from a panorama perspective.
Map title: London
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: London
Date: 1666
Publisher(s):
  • John Overton
Medium: Broadside
Editorial note: Features two prospects of the city with an accompanying key listing 36 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Hollar 1666d

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: London
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: London
Date: 1666
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Features the arms of livery companies and of London, and an alphanumeric list of 45 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Leake 1666

A depiction of London from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: An Exact Surveigh of the Streets Lanes, and Churches contained within the Ruines of the City of London, First Described in Six Plats by John Leake, Jone Jennings, William Marr, Will Leyburn, Thomas Streete & Richard Shortgrave
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: London
Date: 1666
Publisher(s):
  • Nathanaell Brooke
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes an inset panorama and a table of more than 170 references.
Surrogate(s):
  • British Library Crace Collection. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [This digitized map is a later version of the original 1666 version. Published 1669.]
  • Hollar’s Exact Surveigh. London: London Topographical Society, 1966. Map. [Print reproduction of original in print.]

Hollar 1675

A depiction of London, Southwark, and Westminster from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: A New Map of the Citties of London Westminster & ye Borough of Southwarke with their Suburbs, Shewing ye Strets, Lanes, Allies, Courts etc. with Other Remarks, as they are now, Truly & Carefully Delineated
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: London
Date: 1675
Publisher(s):
  • Robert Green
  • Robert Modern
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes a list containing about 93 references.
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1677

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: Grundtriss der Statt London wie solche vor und nach dem Brand anzusehen, sampt dem Newen Model, wie selbige widrum Auffgebauwet werden solle
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Published in:
Theatri Europaei Continuatio X. By Johann Philipp Abelinus, Matthaeus Merian der Ältere, and Heinrich Oraeus. [Insert between sig. 2B4v and sig. 2B5r.]
Place of publication: Frankfurt
Date: 1677
Publisher(s):
  • Matthäi Merian
  • Caspar Merian
  • Thomä Matthiä
Medium: Book
Surrogate(s):

Ogilby 1677

A depiction of London from a plan perspective.
Map title: A Large and Accurate Map of the City of London. Ichnographically Describing all the Streets, Lanes, Alleys, Courts, Yards, Churches, Halls and Houses, &c. Actually Surveyed and Delinated.
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: London
Date: 1677
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Features a dedication to the Lord Mayor, Alderman and sheriffs of London.
Surrogate(s):
  • British Library Crace Collection. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [Digital reproduction of original.]
  • British Museum. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [Digital reproduction of original.]
  • Atlas. The A to Z of Restoration London. Ed. John Fisher and Roger Cline. London: London Topographical Society, 1992. Book. [Print reproduction of original.]

Oliver 1680

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Mapp of the Cityes of London & Westminster & Burrough of Southwark with their Suburbs as it is now Rebuilt since the late dreadfull Fire
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: London
Date: 1680
Publisher(s):
  • John Seller
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Features personnified figures and lists 80 sites.
Surrogate(s):
  • British Library. Metadata. [Digital reproduction of original.]

Morden 1682

A depiction of London across the Thames from Southwark from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: A Prospect of London & Westminster taken at several Stations to the Southward Thereof
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: London
Date: 1682
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Lists over 100 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Morgan 1682

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: London &.c. Actually Survey’d
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: London
Date: 1682
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Contains written explanations and illustrations including a geneological tree and an inset prospect of London.
Surrogate(s):
  • British History Online. Metadata. [Digital reproduction of original.]
  • Library of Congress. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [Digital reproduction of original.]
  • Ogilby and Morgan’s Plan. London: London Topographical Society, 1904. Map. [Print reproduction of original.]

Anonymous 1685

A depiction of Westminster from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Groundplot of Part of the Citty of Westminster Containing Westminſter-Abby (or the Collegiate Church of St. Peter), Westminster-Hall, The Court of Wards, Court of Requests, Painted Chamber, House of Lords and Princes Lodgings, The Old & New Palace-Yard, The Great Sanctuary, and Several Other Places Adjacent
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1685(?)
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Traces the route of the Coronoation of King James 11 in 1685.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1685

A depiction of Covent Garden from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Mapp of the Parish of St. Pauls Covent Garden taken from the Last Survey
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: London
Date: 1685
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes a table of 15 references.
Surrogate(s):

Cornelli 1689

A depiction of London and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: Londra
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
Citta, Fortezze, Isole, e Porti Principali dell’Europa. By Vincenzo Maria Cornelli. [Plate 116.]
Place of publication: Venice
Date: 1689
Medium: Book
Surrogate(s):

Feuille 1690

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: Londini Angliæ Regni Metropolis Novissima & Accuratissima
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Amsterdam
Date: 1690
Publisher(s):
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes a panorma of London, a reference table of 148 sites, and the portraits of William and Mary.
Surrogate(s):
  • British History Online. Metadata. [Reproduction of original on the web.]
  • British Library Crace Collection. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [Reproduction of original on the web.]
  • Londini Angliæ Regni Metropolis Novissima & Accuratissima. London: Greater London Council, 1969. Map. [Reproduction of original in print.]

Anonymous 1690

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: Untitled
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1690
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Features the royal arms of the Stuart kings, a key to churches of London, and 16 images of buildings.
Surrogate(s):
  • British Library Crace Collection. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [This image was inspired by Wencesclaus Hollar’s plan of 1685. This link provides a digital reproduction of the original on the web.]

Beer 1690

A depiction of London and Southwark from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: Londinum London
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
Das den-Gerharnischte Gross-Britannien. By Johann Christoph Beer. [Page(s) unknown.]
Place of publication: Nuremberg
Date: 1690
Medium: Book
Surrogate(s):

de Ram 1690

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: Londini Angliæ Regni Metropolis Novissima & Accuratissima
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1690
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes a prospect of London and the London coat of arms.
Surrogate(s):

Morden 1690

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: Actuall Survey of London, Westminster, & Southwark
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: London
Date: 1690
Publisher(s):
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1700

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: Nouvelle Carte du Gouvernement Civil d’Angleterre et de Celuy de la Ville de Londres
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1700
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes illustrations of allegorical figures and descriptions of the city in French.
Surrogate(s):

Stridbeck 1700

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: Londen, Westmunster u: Soudwark
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1700
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):

van der Aa 1700

A depiction of London and Southwark from a panorama perspective.
Map title: Plan de la Ville de London
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
Vues des Villes, Edifices & Autre Chose Remarquables de la Grand Britgane. By Pieter van der Aa. Vol 1.
Place of publication: Leiden
Date: 1700
Medium: Book
Surrogate(s):
  • Maphouse. Metadata. [Modified reproduction of original on the web.]

de Fer 1705

A depiction of London, Southwark, and Westminster from a plat perspective.
Map title: Plan des Villes de Londres et de Westminster et de Leurs Faoubourgs avec le Bourg de Southwarke
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
L’Atlas Curieux ou Le Monde Réprésenté dans des Cartes Générales et Particuléres du Ciel et la Térre Divisé tant en ses Quatre Principales Parties que par États et Provinces et Orné par des Plans et Descriptions des Villes Capitales et Principales et des plus Superbes Edifices qui les Embelissent: comme sont les Eglises, les Palais, les Maisons de Plaisance, les Jardins, les Fontaines, &c. By Nicholas de Fer. Vol. 1. [Plate 11.]
Place of publication: Paris
Date: 1705
Publisher(s):
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Includes a reference table of 113 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1706

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: A New Mapp of the Citty of London Much Inlarged since the Great Fire in 1666 in which are Several Streets Places and Buildings of Note which hath been Added since aney other Mapps of London before this hath been Published
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Place of publication: London
Date: 1706
Publisher(s):
  • John Overton
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Features the city arms and a reference panel of 62 churches within the walls.
Surrogate(s):

Harris 1714

A depiction of the diocese of London from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Map of the Diocess of London
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: London
Date: 1714
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes a short description.
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1720a

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: A New and Exact Plan of the City of London and Suburbs Thereof, with the Addition of the New Buildings, Churches &c. to this Present Year 1720
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • Henry Overton
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes a list of rates of hackney coaches in London.
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1720b

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: A New Mapp of the City of London &c. with the Many Additionall Buildings and New Streets Anno 1720
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • Thomas Taylor
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Features the arms of the livery companies, a table listing the 26 wards, and a description.
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1720c

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: A New Plan of the City of London, Westminster and Southwark
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Frontispiece.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Includes dedication to lord mayor George Thorold.
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1720d

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: The City of London as in Q. Elizabeth’s Time
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Frontispiece.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Includes dedication to lord mayor George Thorold.
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1720e

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Map of the Tower Liberty
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. H4v and sig. I1r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Includes dedication to lord mayor George Thorold.
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1720f

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: The Tower and St. Catherins Taken from the Last Survey with Corrections
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. H4v and sig. I1r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Includes dedication to lord mayor George Thorold.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720a

A depiction of Portsoken Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: Portsoken Ward being Part of the Parish of St. Buttolphs Aldgate, taken from the Last Survey, with Corrections and Additions
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. B1v and sig. B2r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 80 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720b

A depiction of Bread Street Ward and Cordwainer Street Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: Bread Street Ward and Cardwainter Ward with its Division into Parishes Taken from the Last Survey
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. B3r and sig. B4v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 24 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720c

A depiction of the Parish of St. Olave and St. Mary Magdalen’s Bermondsey in Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: St. Olave and St. Mary Magdalens Bermondsey Southwark Taken from ye last Survey with Corrections
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. C2r and sig.C3v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 75 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720d

A depiction of the parishes St. Saviour’s Southwark and St. George’s from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Mapp of the Parish of St Saviours Southwark and St Georges taken from ye last Survey
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. D1r and sig.D2v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 100 sites.
Surrogate(s):
  • British Museum. Metadata. [Reproduction of original on the web.]

Blome 1720e

A depiction of Tower Street Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: Tower Street Ward with its Division into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey, with Corrections
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. E2r and sig. E3v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 28 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720f

A depiction of Aldgate Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: Aldgate Ward with its Division into Parishes. Taken from the Last Survey, with Corrections & Additions.
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. H3r and sig. H4v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 9 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720g

A depiction of Lime Street Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Mapp of Lime Street Ward. Taken from ye Last Surveys & Corrected.
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. M1r and sig. M2v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720h

A depiction of Bishopsgate Street Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: Bishopsgate-street Ward. Taken from the Last Survey and Corrected.
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. N1r and sig. N2v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 71 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720i

A depiction of Broad Street Ward and Cornhill Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: Broad Street Ward with its Division into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey with Corrections and Additions, & Cornhill Ward with its Divisions into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey, &c.
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. P2r and sig. P3v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: LIsts 50 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720j

A depiction of Langborne Ward and Candlewick Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: Langborne Ward with its Division into Parishes. Corrected from the Last Survey. & Candlewick Ward with its Division into Parishes. Corrected from the Last Survey.
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. U3r and sig. U4v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 37 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720k

A depiction of Billingsgate Ward and Bridge Ward Within from a plat perspective.
Map title: Billingsgate Ward and Bridge Ward Within with it’s Division into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. Y2r and sig. Y3v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 29 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720l

A depiction of Walbrook Ward and Dowgate Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: Walbrook Ward and Dowgate Ward with its Division into Parishes, Taken from the Last Surveys
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. 2B3r and sig. 2B4v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 19 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720m

A depiction of Cheap Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: Cheape Ward with its Division into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey, with Corrections and Additions
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig.D1r and sig. D2v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 12 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720n

A depiction of Coleman Street Ward and Bassinghall Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: Coleman Street Ward and Bassishaw Ward taken form the Last Survey, with Corrections and Additions
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. G2r and sig. G3v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 60 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720o

A depiction of Cripplegate Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: Creplegate Ward with its Division into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey, with Additions, and Corrections
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. I3r and sig. I4v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 75 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720p

A depiction of Aldersgate Ward and St. Martins le Grand from a plat perspective.
Map title: Aldersgate Ward and St. Martins le Grand Liberty Taken from the Last Survey, with Corrections
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. M3r and sig. M4v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 76 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720q

A depiction of Farington Ward Within and Castle Baynard Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: The Wards of Farington Within and Baynards Castle with its Divisions into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey, with Corrections
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. Q2r and sig. Q3v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 78 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720r

A depiction of Queenhithe Ward and Vintry Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: Queen Hith Ward and Vintry Ward with their Division into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. 2C4r and sig. 2D1v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 33 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720s

A depiction of Farrington Ward Without from a plat perspective.
Map title: Farrington Ward Without, with its Division into Parishes, Taken from the Last Survey with Corrections & Amendments
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. 2F3r and sig. 2F4v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 149 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720t

A depiction of the Parish of St. Andrew’s Holborn from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Mapp of St. Andrews Holborn Parish as well Within the Liberty as Without
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 1. [Insert between sig. 2I1r and sig. 2I2v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 114 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720u

A depiction of the parishes of St. John’s the Baptist, Wapping and St. Paul Shadwell from a plat perspective.
Map title: The Parish of St Johns Wapping. The Parish of St Paul Shadwell.
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. E2r and sig. E3v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 44 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720v

A depiction of the parishes of St. Mary Whitechapel and St. Katherine’s by the Tower from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Map of the Parish of St Mary White Chappel and a Map of the Parish of St Katherines by the Tower
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. F2r and sig. F3v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 67 sites.
Surrogate(s):
  • Antiquemapsandprints.com. Metadata. [Reproduction of original on the web.]

Blome 1720w

A depiction of the Parish of St. Dunstan’s Stepney from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Map of the Parish of St. Dunstans Stepney, als. Stebunheath Divided into Hamlets
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. F3r and sig. F4v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 58 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720x

A depiction of Spitafields from a plat perspective.
Map title: Spitt Fields and Plans Adjacent Taken from Last Survey with Locations
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. F4r and sig. G1v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 44 sites.
Surrogate(s):
  • Eighteenth Century Collections Online. . Metadata. [Reproduction of original on the web.]

Blome 1720y

A depiction of Shoreditch, Norton Folgate, and Cripplegate Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: Shoreditch Norton Folgate, and Crepplegate Without Taken from ye Last Survey with Corrections
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. G1r and sig. G2v.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 83 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720z

A depiction of the Parish of St. Giles Cripplegate from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Map of St. Gilles’s Cripple Gate. Without. With Large Additions and Corrections.
Cartographer(s):
  • Richard Blome
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. H2v and sig. H3r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 35 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720aa

A depiction of the Parish of St. Sepulcher’s and the Charterhouse from a plat perspective.
Map title: Cow Cross being St. Sepulchers Parish Without and the Charterhouse
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. H2v and sig. H3r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 29 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720bb

A depiction of St. James Clerkenwell Parish from a plan perspective.
Map title: The Parish of St. James Clerkenwell taken from ye last Survey with Corrections
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. H2v and sig. H3r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 35 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720cc

A depiction of the Parish of St. Margaret’s Westminster from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Mapp of the Parish of St Margarets Westminster Taken from the Last Survey with Corrections
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. H3v and sig. H4r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 84 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720dd

A depiction of the Parish of St. Martin in the Fields from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Mapp of the Parish of St Martins in the Fields Taken from ye Last Survey with Additions
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. I1v and sig. I2r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 61 sites.
Surrogate(s):
  • Antiquemapsandprints.com. Metadata. [Reproduction of original on the web.]

Blome 1720ee

A depiction of the Parish of St. Giles in the Fields from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Mapp of the Parish of St. Giles’s in the Fields Taken from the Last Servey, with Corrections and Additions
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. K1v and sig. K2r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 50 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720ff

A depiction of the Parish of St. James’s, Westminster from a plat perspective.
Map title: The Parish of St. James’s, Westminster Taken from the Last Survey with Corrections
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. K4v and sig. L1r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 47 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720gg

A depiction of the Parish of St. Anne’s, Westminster from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Mapp of the Parish of St. Anns. Taken from the last Survey, with Correction, and Additions.
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. L2v and sig. L3r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 16 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720hh

A depiction of the Parish of St. Paul’s Covent Garden from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Mapp of the Parish of St. Pauls Covent Garden Taken from the Last Survey
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. L3v and sig. L4r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 19 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720ii

A depiction of the parishes of St. Clement Danes and St. Mary Savoy from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Mapp of the Parishes of St. Clements Danes, St. Mary Savoy; with the Rolls Liberty and Lincolns Inn, Taken from the Last Survey with Corrections and Additions
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. O4v and sig. O1r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 59 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Blome 1720jj

A depiction of Lambeth and the Parish of Christ Church in Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: Lambeth and Christ Church Parish Southwark. Taken from ye last Survey with Corrections.
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. Z1r and sig. Z2r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 41 sites.
Surrogate(s):
  • Antiquemapsandprints.com. Metadata. [Reproduction of original on the web.]

Parker 1720

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Plan of the City’s of London, Westminster and Borough of Southwark; with the New Additional Buildings Anno 1720
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A New General Atlas Containing a Geographical and Historical Account of all the Empires, Kingdoms, and other Dominions of the World. By John Senex. [Insert between sig. 3G1v and sig. 3G2r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1721
Publisher(s):
  • Daniel Browne
  • Thomas Taylor
  • William Taylor
  • Joseph Smith
  • Andrew Johnston
  • William Bray
  • Edward Symon
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Includes tables with site references grouped by type of building.
Surrogate(s):

Pullen 1720

A depiction of the Parish of St. Mary Rotherhith from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Map of the Parish of St Mary Rotherhith
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster: Containing the Original, Antiquity, Increase, Modern Estate and Government of those Cities. By John Stow and John Strype. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. Z3r and sig. Z4r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1720
Publisher(s):
  • A. Churchill
  • J. Knapton
  • R. Knaplock
  • J. Walthoe
  • E. Horne
  • B. Tooke
  • D. Midwinter
  • B. Cowse
  • R. Robinson
  • T. Ward
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Lists 21 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Bowles 1723

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: A Plan of London as in Q. Elizabeths Days
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: London
Date: 1723
Publisher(s):
  • John Bowles
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Features inset images of buildings as well as a prospect of London in 1666 following the Fire.
Surrogate(s):

Vertue 1723

A depiction of London within the walls from a plan perspective.
Map title: An Exact Surveigh of the Streets, Lanes, and Churches, Comprehendd., within the Ruins of the City of London
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1723
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Contains prospects of several sites around London.
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1724

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: A New and Exact Plan of the Cities of London & Westminster and the Borough of Southwark with all ye Additional New Buildings to ye Present Year: 1724
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Place of publication: London
Date: 1724
Publisher(s):
  • Joseph Smith
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Contains an alphanumeric table listing about 100 sites, a description of London, and a list of 26 wards.
Surrogate(s):

Stukeley 1724

A depiction of London within the walls and the Thames from a plat perspective.
Map title: Londinum Augusta
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
Itinerarium Curiosum. Or, an Account of the Antiquitys and Remarkable Curiositys in Nature or Art, Observ’d in Travels thro’ Great Britain. Illustrated with Copper Prints. Centuria I. By William Stukeley. [Plate 57.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1724
Publisher(s):
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Features a dedication to the Count of Pembroke.
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1725

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Pocket Map of the Citties of London. Westminster, & Southwark. With the Addition of the New Bulidings to this Present Year 1725.
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Place of publication: London
Date: 1725
Publisher(s):
  • Thomas Bowles
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1730

A depiction of Parish of St. George’s, Hannover Square from a plat perspective.
Map title: Plan of the Parish of St. George, Hannover Square
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: Unknown
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes a list of 60 street names.
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1731

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: A New & Exact Plan of ye City of London and Suburbs Thereof, with the Addition of the New Buildings, Churches &c. to this Present Year 1731 (Not Extant in Any Other,) Laid Down in Such a Method that in an Instant, May Easily be Found any Place Contained Therein
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Place of publication: London
Date: 1731
Publisher(s):
  • Thomas Bowles
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Contains an alphabetical table of all references on the map.
Surrogate(s):

Mottley 1733

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Map of London, Westminster, and Southwark. With ye New Buildings to ye Year 1733.
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
A Survey of the cities of London and Westminster, Borough of Southwark and Parts Adjacent. By John Mottley. Vol. 1. [Frontispiece.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1733
Publisher(s):
  • J. Read
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):

Homann 1736

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: Urbium Londini et West-monasterii nec non Suburbii Southwark Accurata Ichnographia
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Nuremberg
Date: 1736
Publisher(s):
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):

Agas 1739

A depiction of London and the Thames from a bird’s-eye perspective.
Map title: A View of London About the Year 1560
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
The History and Survey of London from its Foundation to the Present Time. Vol. 1. By William Maitland. [Frontispiece.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1739
Publisher(s):
  • Samuel Richardson
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Includes an alphanumerical listing of about 100 sites.
Surrogate(s):

Homann 1740

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: Accurate Prospect und Grundris der Königl: Gros-Britanisch: Haupt und Residentz Stadt London
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Nuremberg
Date: 1740
Publisher(s):
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes an inset panorama and a table of approximately 60 references.
Surrogate(s):

Lediard 1740

A depiction of Westminster from a plan perspective.
Map title: A Plan of Part of the Ancient City of Westminster from College Street to Whitehall, and from the Thames to St. James’s Park in which are Delineated the New Streets, Laid Down and Intended to be Built by Order of the Right Honourable &c. the Commissioners for Building a Bridge at Westminster
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1740
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):

Seutter 1740

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: Londinum Celeberrima Metropolis, Splendidissima Regia et Opulentissimum Angliæ Emporium, Accuratisime Delineata
Cartographer(s):
Place of publication: Augsburg
Date: 1740
Publisher(s):
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes a list of more than 63 sites, plus a prospect view of London.
Surrogate(s):

Rocque 1746

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: An Exact Survey of the Citys of London Westminster ye Borough of Southwark and the Country near Ten Miles Round
Cartographer(s):
  • John Rocque
  • Richard Parr
Place of publication: London
Date: 1746
Publisher(s):
  • John Pine
  • John Tinney
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Features a dedication set in a decorative frame and an accompanying legend.
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1749

A depiction of London within the walls and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Plan of London and Westminster Shewing the Forts Erected by Order of the Parliament in 1643 & the Desolation by the Fire in 1666
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Published in:
The Gentleman’s Magazine [London] Jun. 1749: Insert between p. 250 and 251.
Place of publication: London
Date: Jun. 1749
Medium: Map
Surrogate(s):

Robins 1752

Map title: A Drawn Plan Showing the Houses in Great and Little Ormond Streets, Red Lyon Street, Lamb’s Conduit Street, and Millman Street
Cartographer(s):
  • T. Robins
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1752
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes tables that list the annual rents and expiration dates of leases.
Surrogate(s):

Vertue 1754

A depiction of The Savoy from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Plan of the Ground and Buildings in the Strand, Called the Savoy, Taken in the Year 1736
Cartographer(s):
Published in:
Vetusta Monumenta: quae ad Rerum Britannicarum. By Society of Antiquaries of London. Vol. 2. [Plate 14.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1754
Publisher(s):
  • Society of Antiquaries of London
Medium: Book
Surrogate(s):

Cole 1756a

A depiction of Aldgate Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: Aldgate Ward with its Divisions into Precincts & Parishes According to a New Survey
Cartographer(s):
  • Benjamin Cole
Published in:
The History and Survey of London from its Foundation to the Present Time. By William Maitland. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. 9K2v and sig. 9L1r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1756
Publisher(s):
  • T. Osborne
  • J. Shipton
  • J. Hodges
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Includes two architectural views.
Surrogate(s):

Cole 1756b

A depiction of Cheap Ward from a plat perspective.
Map title: Cheap Ward with its Division into Parishes According to a New Survey
Cartographer(s):
  • Benjamin Cole
Published in:
The History and Survey of London from its Foundation to the Present Time. By William Maitland. Vol. 2. [Insert between sig. 10N2v and sig. 10O1r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1756
Publisher(s):
  • T. Osborne
  • J. Shipton
  • J. Hodges
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Includes four inset drawings of buildings.
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1759

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Pocket Map of London Westminster and Southwark with ye New Buildings to ye Year 1759
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Place of publication: London
Date: 1759
Publisher(s):
  • Robert Whity
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Includes a list of fares for hackney coaches
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1761

A depiction of Westminster from a plan perspective.
Map title: Sketch of the Procession Usually Observed in the Coronation of our Kings & Queens Together with a Plan Pointing out Several New Paths and their Parts Adjacent
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: 1761
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Contains drawings of members of the coronation procession.
Surrogate(s):

Rocque 1761

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Correct Plan of the Cities of London & Westminster & Borough of Southwark, including the Bills of Mortality, with the Additional Buildings &c.
Cartographer(s):
  • John Rocque
Published in:
The London Magazine 30 (June 1761): Insert between 288 and 289.
Place of publication: Unknown
Date: June 1761
Medium: Magazine
Surrogate(s):

Anonymous 1764

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: A Map of London, Westminster and Southwark with ye New Buildngs to ye Year 1764
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Published in:
A New History of London from its Foundation to the Present Year. By George Reeves. 2nd ed. [Frontispiece.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1764
Publisher(s):
  • G. Kearsly
  • W. Griffin
  • J. Payne
  • W. Nicoll
  • J. Johnson
Medium: Book
Surrogate(s):

Tardieu 1765

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: Londres (avec le Bourg de Southwark)
Cartographer(s):
  • Pierre Francois Tardieu
  • Dubisson
Published in:
L’Atlas Nouveau. By Edme Mentelle. [Plate 96.]
Place of publication: Paris
Date: 1782
Publisher(s):
  • Edme Mentelle
Medium: Book
Editorial note: Uses colour to distinguish types of land use, includes an English-to-French translation table of topographical terms, and lists more than 80 streets and sites.
Surrogate(s):

Harrison 1775

A depiction of London and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: A New and Complete Plan of London Westminster and Southwark, with the Additional Buildings to the Year 1777
Cartographer(s):
  • Anonymous
Published in:
A New and Complete Plan of London Westminster and Southwark, with the Additional Buildings to the Year 1777. A New and Universal History, Description and Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster, the Borough of Southwark, and their Adjacent Parts. By Walter Harrison. [Insert between sig. 5N1v and sig. 5N2r.]
Place of publication: London
Date: 1775
Publisher(s):
  • J. Cooke
Medium: Book
Surrogate(s):

Horwood 1792

A depiction of London, Westminster, and Southwark from a plat perspective.
Map title: Plan of the Cities of London and Westminster the Borough of Southwark and Parts Adjoining Shewing Every House
Cartographer(s):
  • Richard Horwood
Place of publication: London
Date: 1792-1799
Medium: Map
Editorial note: Uses colour to distinguish types of land use.
Surrogate(s):
  • British Library Crace Collection. Metadata. High Resolution Image. [Reproduction of original on the web.]
  • Horwood’s Plan of London, 1792-9. London: London Topographical Society, 1966. Map. [Reproduction of original in print.]

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