Temporary ACC 2019/240 - Maps of Lingwood, 1783, and Billockby, nd [c 1839]

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ACC 2019/240


Maps of Lingwood, 1783, and Billockby, nd [c 1839]


  • 1783-nd [c1839] (Creation)

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2 rolled maps

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Probably acquired by the father of the person who transferred the maps, whilst he was stationed in Norfolk during the Second World War.

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Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 25 February 2020 (ACC 2019/240). Added to catalogue 25 February 2020 (JW).

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Map of Robert Marsham's estate at Lingwood, surveyed by T. Nelson, scale 1 inch: 4 chains, 1783. Shows church, windmill and trees in perspective; compass and cartouche; table of reference giving field names. With later notes of pieces sold and exchanged.
Map of Billockby, copied from the Billockby tithe map, scale 1 inch: 4 chains, nd [c. 1839].

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Fairly good. Lingwood map slightly stained in places.

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For Billockby tithe map, see DN/TA 75.

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