“The People’s Forest”
Epping Forest as Awarded in Act [manuscript label].
- Publication date: c. 1895
- Physical description: Lithographic map, printed in green and black, dissected and mounted onto linen, two folds with short tears.
- Dimensions: 1000 by 480mm (39.25 by 19 inches).
- Inventory reference: 1564
Provenance: From the Commons & Footpath Preservation Society, who had campaigned successfully to stop the enclosure of Epping Forest, with their oval stamp on the verso. Pencil note in upper right-hand segment reading: “This plan is a reduction of the one signed by the arbitrator in 1882. The only additions since are Oak Hill Enclosure and Part of Higham Park containing 30 acres.”