Nottingham. J. W. Harding & Co., No date. Ca. 1920s.
Color map, 17 x 16 1/2 inches on sheet size 30 1/2 x 28 1/2 folded as issued to 7 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches. Some soft creases, 2 inch separation at lower left fold, a few 1/2 to 1 inch edge tears, several repaired splits (old tape but no discoloration) at fold intersections on verso, overall good clean condition. The Hardings' maps are particularly interesting and attractive with their distinctive border of advertisements for local businesses. In this instance these include one for Field and Slater of Liverpool, featuring a Bianchi-Delage car. The road map covers the area from Southport in the upper left to Chorley in the upper right down to Northwich across to Bagillt in the lower left. The banks and sands along the coastal waters and in the Rivers Mersey and Dee are marked and named. Item #41717
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