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Selected Maps: 1 to 16 of 26

Cartographer: John Speed
Title: : Hartford Shire Described
Date: 1611      Size: 21 x 15 inches
Published: London
Description: Hertfordshire. A fine map of the county from the first edition of Speed's seminal atlas, 'The Theatre of Great Britaine'. Vignettes of Hertford and the Roman city of Verulamium (St.Albans).
Map Ref: HERTS395
Cartographer: Pieter van den Keere
Title: : Hartfordia Comitatus
Date: 1627      Size: 5 x 3 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Miniature county map of Hertfordshire. Coloured.
Map Ref: HERTS369
Cartographer: Norden Kip
Title: : Hertfordiae
Date: 1637      Size: 14 x 11 inches
Published: London
Description: One of the earliest available county maps of Hertfordshire based on the first systematic survey of England and Wales. Coloured.
Map Ref: HERTS382
Cartographer: Willem & Jan Blaeu
Title: : Hertfordia Comitatvs Vernacule Hertfordshire
Date: c. 1650      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: County map with various cartouche and crests. Coloured.
Map Ref: HERTS346
Cartographer: Richard Blome
Title: : A Mapp of Hertfordshire
Date: 1673      Size: 13 x 10 inches
Published: London
Description: Attractive and rare map of Hertfordshire. The dedication on the upper left is to James Cecil, Earl of Salisbury, whose family home is Hatfield House, close to St. Albans.
Map Ref: HERTS385
Cartographer: John Seller
Title: : Hertfordshire Actually Survey'd and Delineated
Date: 1676      Size: 21 x 17 inches
Published: London
Description: Rare map of Hertfordshire decorated with two large cartouches, a compass, and a splendid coat of arms belonging to the dedicatee, Arthur Capell, 1st Earl of Essex. Original hand-colour.
Map Ref: HERTS389
Cartographer: Bowen & Owen
Title: : The Road from London to Wells in Norfolk and St. Edmunds Bury in Suffolk: Hertfordshire
Date: 1720      Size: 6 x 8 inches
Published: London
Description: Miniature map of Hertfordshire with decorative border, description of the county and listing distances from London to Wells. Coloured.
Map Ref: HERTS388
Cartographer: Thomas Kitchin
Title: : A New Improved Map of Hartfordshire from the Best Surveys & Intelligence Divided into its Hundreds
Date: 1749      Size: 26 x 21 inches
Published: London
Description: Grand county map of Hertfordshire with decorative cartouche and dedication and descriptive text panels. Published in Kitchin's Large English Atlas. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: HERTS341
Cartographer: Robert Morden
Title: : Hertford Shire
Date: 1753      Size: 19 x 16 inches
Published: London
Description: Hertfordshire, highlighting cities and towns and with a decorative cartouche. Coloured.
Map Ref: HERTS380
Cartographer: Russell & Price
Title: : Hertfordshire
Date: c. 1769      Size: 8 x 6 inches
Published: London
Description: County map highlighting the extensive road network in the county. Coloured.
Map Ref: HERTS386
Cartographer: Emanuel Bowen
Title: : An Accurate Map of Hartford Shire
Date: 1777      Size: 20 x 17 inches
Published: London
Description: Map of Hertfordshire taken from Bowens landmark survey of Georgian England. Interesting note marking the birth place of the only English Pope, Adrian IV. Original colour.
Map Ref: HERTS364
Cartographer: John Seller
Title: : Hertfordshire
Date: 1787      Size: 6 x 5 inches
Published: London
Description: County map. Coloured.
Map Ref: HERTS381
Cartographer: John Harrison
Title: : A Map of Hertfordshire
Date: 1788      Size: 18 x 14 inches
Published: London
Description: Detailed county map with elegant title cartouche and reference to the Hundreds. Coloured.
Map Ref: HERTS355
Cartographer: George Bickham
Title: : Hertfordshire
Date: 1796      Size: 6 x 9 inches
Published: London
Description: Decroative birds's eye view of the county of Hertfordshire. Coloured.
Map Ref: HERTS377
Cartographer: John Cary
Title: : A New Map of Hertfordshire
Date: 1801      Size: 23 x 20 inches
Published: London
Description: Beautiful example of Georgian Hertfordshire with an extensive road network and wonderful topographical detail. Original colour.
Map Ref: HERTS367
Cartographer: John Cary
Title: : Map of Hertfordshire from the Best Authorities
Date: 1805      Size: 20 x 14 inches
Published: London
Description: Attractive map of the county of Hertfordshire highlighting the developing road network during the Industrial Revolution. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: HERTS384