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Survey of the Several Farms in the Township of Kibblesworth in the Chapelry of Lamesley and County of Durham Belonging to the Right Honourable Lord Ravensworth.

By: FRYER, John

Price: £3,000.00

Publisher: 1732.:

Seller ID: 37475

Small 4to. 10 ½ x 7 ½ inches. 6 double page and 3 full page maps of the estate and farms, each with accompanying notes regarding tenants, names and acreages of the various fields and plots. The maps are finely executed; the boundaries especially are defined in an uncommon and attractive style, the outline hand-colouring delicately rendered. John Fryer was from a family of map-makers, being responsible for one of the earliest maps of the County of Northumber... View more info

Plans of Estates Belonging to William Witham Esq.


Price: £2,500.00

Publisher: 1796.:

Seller ID: 37519

Small 4to. 10 x 8 inches. 13 detailed hand coloured estate plans with accompanying field/property names and extents. Reversed calf, leather title label. William Witham of Cliff[e] [died 1802 without issue], left his estates to his niece Eliza who was married to Henry Silvertop. Silvertop changed his name to Witham, adopting the Witham coat of arms. He was important for the work he did for the Mechanics Institute providing education for the working classes and the Relie... View more info