by Thomas Moule Circa 1850
Interesting heraldry in top right features The Duchy of Cornwall, the Seal of Saltash and the Earl of Mount Edgecumbe.
A Reference to the Hundreds keys the distances of the county divisions to their distance from London. Bottom right features a charming illustration of . . .
Historical Map of Cornwall
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. . . Lands End whilst to the right the coate of arms of Tywardeth is nicely coloured.
Other references worthy of note include a useful inset detailing the Isles of Scilly and a railway line from the Hayle estuary through to Redruth for the transportation of mined tin, this being the major industry of the county at the time.
Our edition is has been digitally enhanced and enlarged, the original map being a good deal smaller at around 8 x 10 inches.
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