Coloured litho map. Bradshaw's Map of the Railways in Great Britain shewing also the line of Navigation from the principal Sea Ports to both home and Foreign Stations 1843 / G. Bradshaw. 1843. Published by Bradshaw's Publication Office, 59 Fleet Street, London. 2 sheets, scale 1 : 28m. Cover title is 'Bradshaw's Map of the Railways, and sections of Great Britain, 1844'. Also includes 'Compendium and sections of the principal railways in England', and details of completed railways, including their chairmen, secretaries, engineers and bankers. Both sheets originally folded within limp covers (14.5 x 9.5cm.) Conserved in 2001, the covers have been retained separately.
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