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Cheshire.  1577  Christopher Saxton

Chestria Vulgo Chester,   1581  Braun & Hogenberg Angliae Civitas.
       City-view of Chester, with twenty-four points identified by key. (54kb)
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Chester. city-plan . 1581 Georg Braun & Franz Hogenberg (120kb) Tooley Adams & Co.

Cheshire. 1610/37 William Kip  for Camdens Britannia The Boydell Galleries

Chester.   1611  John Speed  in  The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine

Chester. ca.1620 Daniel Meisner in Libellus novus politicus emblematicus civitatum
( the motto heading means "envy hurts herself")

Cheshire.  1622  from Michael Drayton’s Poly-Olbion. (40kb)
                                                                              Richard Nicholson -antiquemaps.com

Cheshire. 1627 Pieter Van Den Keere

Cheshire.   ca.1630  Speed/Kaerius (39kb)

The Countye Palatine of Chester. Comitatus Cestrensis. ca.1640  Jan Jansson                                                                                                Garwood & Voight

Plan of the Fortifications for the City of Chester i n 1643. Engraved
            for Hemingway’s Chester. 1829  (42kb) Richard Nicholson -antiquemaps.com

Cheshire .  1664   J. Blaeu

Cheshire .   1673  Richard Blome in his Britannia

The County Palatine of Chester.   1695  Robert Morden in Camden's Britannia   rookesfineart

Cheshire.   1720  Emanuel Bowen and John Owen in Britannia Depicta    The Old Map Shop

Cheshire . 1742 Thomas Badeslade. pub. W. H. Toms in Chorographica Britanniæ
(High resolution images of the 1st and the extensively revised  3rd states of this atlas)

The Road from London to Carlisle commencing at the Chester Road(Darlaston Bridge,Staffs)   1766 London Magazine

Cheshire.   1766  John Ellis in Ellis's English Atlas : or, A Compleat Chorography of England and Wales

The Road from London to Carlisle.   1766  J. Gibson in  London Magazine
(via Staffs.,Cheshire, Lancashire, Westmoreland, Cumberland and Northumberland)

Cheshire.   1770  Thomas Kitchin in England Displayed, (originally published in the London Magazine, 1750)

A Plan of the Grand canal from the Trent to the Mersey.   1771   Gentleman's Magazine

  A Plan of the Navigable Canal now Making from the City of Chester to Middlewich and of the Branch to Nantwich. 1772  Gentleman's Magazine

Stockport-Cheadle area.   1777  Peter Burdett (61kb)

Cheshire.  1784  Thomas Kitchin pub. Alex Hogg.  (originally pub. 1750, London Magazine)

"A New & Correct Map of Cheshire" 1786 Thomas Kitchin engraved for Walpoole's New & Complete British Traveller   Robert Ross & Co.

Cheshire.   1787  John Seller in Francis Gose's Antiquities of Great Britain.

Cheshire.   1787  John Cary in his New and Correct English Atlas   Your Old Maps Online

Cheshire.  1789 John Cary (184KB)

Chester. 1793 in John Aiken's 40 Miles Round Manchester, pub. John Stockdale

Parts of Cheshire, Flintshire, Lancashire.   1794  John Cary   rchampagnewishes

Parts of Cheshire, Staffordshire.   1794  John Cary   rchampagnewishes   

Environs of Mottram in Longendale  ( including Ashton Under Lyne).  1794 anonymous engraver, published in Aiken's 40 Miles Round Manchester   Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

Plan of the Ellesmere Canal.  1794  engr. T.Mutlow in John Aiken's 40 Miles Round Manchester, pub. John Stockdale   Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

Plan of the Canal from the Trent to the Mersey.  1794  engr. T.Mutlow in John Aiken's 40 Miles Round Manchester , pub. John Stockdale  Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

A Plan of the Canal from Manchester to Runcorn.   1794  engr. T.Mutlow in John Aiken's 40 Miles Round Manchester , pub. John Stockdale   Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

The Road from Conway to Chester. 1798 in Select Landscape Views of the Seats.....to be found on and contiguous to the Great Post Roads',  published 1801 by C. Whittingham
Postaprint

Stockport-Cheadle area.   1800 Stopford (113kb)

Chester.   ca.1800 Murray and Smart

Cheshire.   1803  John Aikin in England Delieated 5th edn   East-West Cartographics

Cheshire. 1805 George Cole, engraved by W. Maestay in The British Atlas (1810), (originally printed to accompany The Beauties of England and Wales by E. W. Brayley and J. Britton.)
Your Old Maps Online

Cheshire.  1806  S. Neele for Daniel and Samuel Lysons' Magna Britannia; Being a Concise Topographical Account of The Several Counties of Great Britain. Cadell and Davies, 1806

Cheshire.   1808  John Cary in the New English Atlas

Cheshire.  1814  John Cary in Cary's Traveller's Companion   The Old Map Shop

Stockport. 1817   Sidney Hall. . Engraved for Arrowsmith in 1817. (22kb)

Chester.   1817  Neele & son.  From Ormerod’s History of Cheshire. (33kb)    Richard Nicholson -antiquemaps.com

Macclesfield.   1832  R.K. Dawson in Plans of the Cities and Boroughs of England and Wales                             Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

Cheshire.     1833 Sidney Hall in A New British Atlas   rookesfineart

Cheshire.   1835   Robert Creighton,  engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

Stockport.  ca. 1835  Robert Creighton,  engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

Chester.   ca. 1835  Robert Creighton,  engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' 
Topographical Dictionary.

Macclesfield.   ca. 1835  Robert Creighton,  engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

Cheshire.  1836    W. Schmollinger. for Thomas Moule's The English Counties Delineated; or, A Topographical Description of England.

Plan of part of the River Dee.   1839 G Aikman (28kb)

Cheshire.   1840 J.Archer

Cheshire.   1840 R.Creighton & J.C. Walker

Cheadle Hulme.   1844  Tithe Map (redrawn)
From 1844 Tithe Map of Cheadle Hulme, J Taylor, Redrawn by Frank & Teretta Mitchell, Gatley
        (1975) Copyright. (Available from Stockport / Cheadle Hulme Libraries). (293kb)

Cheshire . 1846  Sidney Hall. in A Travelling County Atlas (94kb)
Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

Offerton,Stockport.   1848  Tithe Map (90kb)

Cheshire.  1849   Robert Creighton,  engr. J.& C. Walker for Lewis' Topographical Dictionary.

Cheshire. 1852 or 1854.  Sydney Hall in A Travelling County Atlas.
This work was first published in 1842 and went through numerous updated editions until 1880.
This is one of the first editions to distinguish between completed railways (thick black line) and projected railways (thin hatched line), some of which were never completed.
Rookesfineart

Chester.  1853  John McGahey in McGahey's New Chester Guide.

Cheshire.  1860  Joshua Archer for Tallis's Topographical Dictionary of England and Wales
                                                                                                       
Welsh Family History Archive

Cheshire.  1863  Edward Weller for Cassell's Weekly Despatch Atlas

Cheshire.   ca.1870  W. Hughes for Virtue's Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland.

Staffordshire, Shropshire and Cheshire.   1898  W. & A.K. Johnston for Encyclopaedia Britannica , 9th edn.

Birkenhead area.   ca.1880  detail from County Map pub. William Mackenzie

Cheshire   ca.1881  Ordnance Survey (detailed maps)


Cheshire.(Eastern Section) 1885 
Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.
                                                                                                                               
London Ancestor

Cheshire.(Western Section) 1885  Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.                                                                                                                      London Ancestor

Cheshire.   1889 Encyclopaedia Brittannica
Clickable map, high resolution, great detail.

Cheshire.   1892  George Phillp and Son in Phillips Handy Atlas

Chester.town-plan(and detail)   1900 K.Baedeker (91kb)

Cheshire. 1904        Your Old Maps Online

Environs of Liverpool & the estuaries of the Mersey and Dee.. ca.1910  J.Bartholomew

Chester. 1922  Author unknown (144kb)

Christleton - An ongoing project to list and illustrate printed maps published between 1577 and 1870 that show the village of Christleton
by Richard Nicholson