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Victorian Marylebone

Title
Plan of the Parish of St Marylebone 1890.
Author
BACON, G[eorge] W[ashington]
Publisher
G. W. Bacon & Co. Ltd., 127, Strand,
Publication place
London,
Publication date
1890.
Dimensions
535 by 720mm. (21 by 28.25 inches).
Price
£600
Reference
2474

Description

Hand-coloured lithograph plan, mounted on linen and folding into original green cloth covers blind stamped and lettered in gilt.

Notes

Detailed plan of Marylebone at the end of the nineteenth century.

Each ward of the parish is highlighted and named with the western and eastern divisions outlined in red and green respectively. To the right is a list of the wards. The plan highly detailed and shows, churches, schools, hospitals, clubs, theatres, tube stations, parks, squares, police stations, and notable houses. Of particular note is site of Lord's Cricket Ground and the Zoological Gardens.

Scale: 9 inches to 1 statue mile.