Revisions

17 May 2017 - Major revision to the J&C Walker maps, both in the Map Publishers section and across County Maps sections. Next one planned is maps of Sidney Hall.

4 February 2017 - Several individual maps added, scattered across the centuries, plus an increased section on road maps.

27 November 2016 - Over the last 12 months there have been several individual maps added, scattered across the centuries, particularly further J&C Walker maps.

11 December 2015 - More info on Mercator and successors' regional maps, including two new pictures, plus several smaller updates.

4 July 2015 - Much extended info on Mercator and successors' regional maps, plus several smaller updates.

14 May 2015 - Cartobibliographies page rewritten and expanded.

28 February 2015 - Several counties added to the Cartobibliographies page, although mainly of very old works.

10 February 2015 - Ordnance Survey started within Map Publishers, but only Intro and 1st three Series so far. Updates on Ogilby &
AH Swiss.

13 December 2014 - all maps should by now have been updated, showing displayed scales and actual scales.

26 November 2014 - revised scales added for flat maps 19th and 20th centuries, but not yet for folding maps.

22 November 2014 - entries added for Hall 1842, Philips 1882, Geographia 1972 and Geographia 1938; in addition new entries made
for scales - as shown on the map and what that represents in miles/inch, plus what their actual scale is in miles/inch and as a ratio (such
as 1:250,000). At present the maps of the 17th and 18th centuries have been updated for this; later maps will have to wait for now.

10 November 2014 - Sundry small corrections, plus corrected info on the usage of Cole & Roper maps and on Dugdale's Curiosities of
GB, which used Cole & Roper maps and then Archer maps.

7 October 2014 - Major changes made to all the J&C Walker maps (including 3 new ones added), including a new section for them in
Map Publishers.

14 August 2014 - Barnetts folding maps released; not sure what will be the next; logically it is the OS, but that's huge.

16 July 2014 - Essex County Council folding maps released; Barnetts will be the next.

8 July 2014 - Geographers A-Z Map Co, Johnstons and Jarrolds folding maps released; Essex County Council will be the next.

26 June 2014 - Geographia folding maps released; Johnstons and/or Jarrolds will be the next.

10 June 2014 - Motoring folding maps (AA, RAC, etc) released; Geographia will be the next.

23 May 2014 - Bartholomew's folding maps released (there are a lot); AA & RAC will be the next.

2 May 2014 - Philip's and Cruchley's folding maps released; Bartholomew's will be the next.

20 April 2014 - Bacon's folding maps completed; Philips will be the next. Sundry extra county maps added.

6 April 2014 - Folding maps renamed Map Publishers, with Bacon (partially) present as the first one.

23 March 2014 - 20th century; 17th & 18th century road maps

9 March 2014 - third & fourth quarters 19th century.

23 February 2014 - second quarter 19th century.

8 February 2014 - first quarter 19th century and Railways added.

The second release, on 2 May 2013, added the 1st & 2nd halves of the 18th century. Some typos corrected 11 June 2013.

At initial release to the internet, on 10 March 2013, the following pages were available:
- Home
- Introduction
- County maps - 16th/17th centuries only
- Map makers - in full, but in need of work
- Individual maps - 16th/17th centuries only
- Dealers
- Libraries & Societies
- Cartobibliographies
- Dating maps
- Books
- Parliamentary, but incomplete
- Collecting

Further pages will be released progressively.

© Peter Walker 2013 - 2017