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Hamptoniae.   1579  Christopher Saxton for
Camden's Britannia.

Isle of Wight.  1595  Gerard Mercator

Southamptoniae.   1599  Pieter Van der Keere

Hampshire.  1610  John Norden  engr, Hole for
Camden's Britannia.

Wight Island.  1610  John Speed
in The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine

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

IOW, Anglesea, Jersey & Guernsey.(Angliae, in qua Insulae)   1616 Petrus Bertius in Tabularum Geographicarum Contractarum Libri septem     Tooley Adams & Co.

Hant Shire.    1626  John Bill in An Abridgment of Camden's Britannia.    The Old Map Shop

Southampton.   circa 1627   John Speed in The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine

County of Southampton.(Hampshire)   circa 1627   John Speed in The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine  ( reverse of map with description of Hampshire)

 Anglesey; Wight Vectis olim; Garnsay; Iarsay.    1628  Mercator, Gerard.  Henricus Hondius,

County of Southampton (Hampshire)   1630  Pieter van der Keere  miniature map Old World Auctions
 

(Isle of Wight) The Seventh Table of England.The British Islands 1635  Gerard Mercator / M Sparke, London,

Hantoniae Comitatus.   1646  Jan Jansson

Vectis Insula Anglice The Isle of Wight. ca.1650  J. Blaeu

Wight.   1650  from Gerard Mercator's map published originally by Hondius in 1607 in Atlas Minor and revised by Jan Jansson       paralos

The Isle of Wight. Anglesey. The Isle of Man.  ca.1650   Jan Jansson

Wight Island. 1662 Pieter van der Keere

Hantonia sive Southantonensis Comitatus.   1664 J, Blaeu   Classical Images

A Mapp of the Isles of Wight, Jarsay, Garnsey, Sarke, Man, Orcades and Shetland. 1673  Richard Blome in Britannia
 
Tooley Adams & Co.                                                                                                                                 

Isle de Wigh 1683 Allain Manesson Mallet

A Map of the Isle of Wight, Portsea, Halinge, also The islands of Iarsey
 & Garnsey which are part of Hampshire.    1693
  Phillip Lea  Tooley Adams & Co.

IOW.   1693  Capt.Grenville Collins in the Great Britain Coasting Pilot  Tooley Adams & Co.

Isola di Wight.   1695  Vincento Maria Coronelli  Tooley Adams & Co.

Portsmouth . 1695  Robert Morden  for Camden's Britannia.

Isle of Wight in "The Smaller Islands of the British Ocean".   ca.1701 Robert Morden in The New Description and State of England  
Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

Carte particuliere des Costes Meridionales D'Angleterre … Isle de Wight   1710  P.Mortier

IOW 1720   John Owen & Emanuel Bowen,  Britannia Depicta   www.raremaps.com

Roadmap through Basingstoke, Sutton, Stockbridge and Broughton.   1720 Emanuel Bowen.
(with descrip. of Isle of Portland, Stockbridge and Blandford)   Britannia Depicta

The Smaller Islands of the British Ocean.(Isle of Wight)   1720   Emanuel Bowen and John Owen in Britannia Depicta                                                                     The Old Map Shop  


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

Isle of Wight.   1722   Robert Morden (detail from The Smaller Islands in the British Ocean)  in Camden's Britannia

Hampshire.   1722 Robert Morden in Camden's Britannia                     Robert Ross & Co.

Littleton.   1735  Estate map drawn for Sir William Heathcote of Hursley

Hampshire.    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)

Hampshire.   1744 John Cowley for R.Dodsley's The Geography of Britain

Hampshire.   1746 Samuel Simpson in the The Agreeable Historian or Complete English Traveller                          The Old Map Shop

Hampshire.   1751  Thomas Kitchin in the London Magazine

 Portsmouth & Solent. 1754 French

Hampshire.   1756  Emanuel Bowen in Benjamin Martin's The Natural History of England, published by W. Owen  in The General Magazine of Arts and Sciences  Murray Hudson

The Road from London to Landsend   1760  Gentleman's Magazine

A New Map of the Isle of Wight.  1760  Thomas Kitchin for the London Magazine

A Plan of the Roads from London to Portsmouth, Chichester, Southampton,Poole and from Southampton to Winchester.   1765Gentlemens Magazine .

A Modern map of the Isle of Wight.  1766. In the style of Thos. Kitchin. probably from Ellis's English Atlas, 1766 edn. pub. Robt. Sayer & Carrington Bowles.

Isle of Wight. 1769   John Rocque in England Displayed

Hampshire. 1769   John Rocque in England Displayed

A Plan of the Proposed Navigable Canal from Andover to Redbridge.  1772  John Lodge for the Gentleman's Magazine.

The Roads from Andover to Barnstable...Truro.   1775  Gentlemans Magazine

Hampshire.  1787 John Seller in Francis Grose's Antiquities of Great Britain Lindisfarne Prints

Isle of Wight.   1787  John Seller in Grose's Antiquitiesof England and Wales

Hampshire.   1787 John Cary in A New and Correct Atlas 

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

Southampton 1791 detail probably from John Harrison's Maps of the English Counties, drawn Haywood, engr. E. Sudlow

Parts of Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltshire.   1794  John Cary section 14 of  of Cary's Map of England

Isle of Wight.   1794  John Cary  
section 15 of  of Cary's Map of England  

"A Map of the Roads,Gentlemen's Seats, etc, Twelve Miles round Southampton"   1801. Samuel John  Neele,

Southampton.   1803  Cartographer not known   Gillmark Galleries, inc.

Hampshire.    1803  John Aikin in England Delineated   The Old Map Shop

Isle of Wight.   ca.1805  John Cary in New British Atlas , pub. John Stockdale

Isle of Wight  1805 engraved J. Roper from a drawing by G. Cole. for The British Atlas, originally printed to accompany The Beauties of England and Wales by E. W. Brayley and J. Britton.

Winchester,   1805 engraved J. Roper from a drawing by G. Cole. for The British Atlas, originally printed to accompany The Beauties of England and Wales by E. W. Brayley and J. Britton.

Hampshire. 1806 S. Neele in
John Wilkes'  Encyclopaedia Londinensis

IOW.  1807  H.R. Hewitt

Alton & area.   1808  Charles Smith, engr. Jones & Smith.  detail from Smith's New Atlas

Whitchurch/Winchester area 1808  Charles Smith, engr. Jones & Smith.  detail from Smith's New Atlas

Lymington area.   1810  Lt.Col. Mudge.  Ordnance Survey.

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

Isle of Wight.   1815  J.Walker. pub.: Payne and Foss

Hampshire.   1817  John Cary in his Traveller's Companion .   Gillmark Galleries, inc.

Langley's New map of Hampshire. 1817 Edward Langley for Langley's New County Atlas of England and Wales,

Isle of Wight .  1821  John Thomson (detail from The Remote British Islands.)

IOW   1821  John Cary  from Cary's New Itinerary

Hampshire.   ca.1825 Benjamin Baker

Hampshire .  1828  Charles Smith engr. Gardiner  in Smith's New English Atlas,  Robert Ross & Co.

Isle of Wight.  ca.1830  Lt. Robert Dawson in   Plans of the Cities and Boroughs of England and Wales

Southampton.   1831 Robert Creighton engr. J.& C. Walker  for Samuel Lewis's Topographical Dictionary

Hampshire.   1833 Sidney Hall in A New British Atlas   rookesfineart

Isle of Wight.   1833 Sidney Hall in A New British Atlas   rookesfineart

Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. -electoral divisions and polling places. 1835  Robert Creighton  engr. J. & C. Walker for Greenwoods Atlas of the Counties of England

Andover.  1835  Robert Creighton,  engr. J. & C. Walker for Samuel Lewis's Topographical Dictionary

Portsmouth.   1835  Robert Creighton,  engr. J. & C. Walker for Samuel Lewis's Topographical Dictionary

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

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

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

Portsmouth.   ca.1835  Lt. Robert Dawson   in  Plans of the Cities and Boroughs of England and Wales

Newport, IOW.   1835  Lt. Robert Dawson   in  Plans of the Cities and Boroughs of England and Wales

Andover.  1835
  Lt. Robert Dawson
in  Plans of the Cities and Boroughs of England and Wales

Litchfield area.   1835  Ordnance Survey

IOW   1836  Thomas Moule in The English Counties Delineated;

The Evirons of Andover,   1839  John Dower for Mudie's Hampshire  Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Map  

The Evirons of Southampton,   1839  John Dower for Mudie's Hampshire  Steve Bartrick Antique Prints

The Evirons of Winchester,   1839  John Dower for Mudie's Hampshire
                                                                                Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Map

The Evirons of Portsmouth,  1839  John Dower for Mudie's Hampshire
                                                         
Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

The Evirons of Petersfield,  1839 
John Dower for Mudie's Hampshire
                                                           Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

The Evirons of Christchurch,  1839 
John Dower for Mudie's Hampshire
                                                          Steve Bartrick Antique Prints & Maps

Isle of Wight .  1840 J.Archer

The Roads in the Isle of Wight.   ca.1840  pub. Richard Holmes Laurie

Hampshire.   1840  Robert Creighton,  engr. J. & C. Walker for Samuel Lewis's Topographical Dictionary

Portsmouth.   ca.1840  Cartographer not known 

Isle of Wight.   1844  Illustrated London News .

South Stoneham Tithe Map  c1845
West End Local History Society

IOW.    1845   Joshua Archer in Dugdale's Curiosities of Great Britain, England and Wales

Isle of Wight.   1848  Joshua Archer in Dugdale's England and Wales Delineated (1848 edn.)

Hampshire. 1848  Joshua Archer in Dugdale's Curiosities of Great Britain, England and Wales (1848 edn.)

Isle of Wight. 1850  Sydney Hall  in   A New County Atlas, reprinted without alteration from A Travelling County Atlas (1842)      

Hampshire and Wiltshire.   ca. 1850  engr. Charles Knight

Isle of Wight.  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

Hampshire or Southampton.   1855  Sydney Hall

Portsmouth.   1860  J. Bartholomew., pub A.Fullarton

Portsmouth.   ca.1860   G.H. Swanston engr.,  pub. A Fullarton.(another edition of map above)

Portsmouth & Gosport.   ca.1860   R. Fullarton (detail from map above)

Plymouth and Gosport.   1860  William MacKenzie   Classical Images

Hampshire(South).   1860  Edward Weller for the Weekly Dispatch Atlas

Hampshire(North).   1860  Edward Weller for the Weekly Dispatch Atlas

Portsmouth-Gosport area.   1863.  B.R.Davies (detail from county map  in The Weekly Dispatch Atlas )

Winchester area.   1863 B.R.Davies (detail from county map  in The Weekly Dispatch Atlas )

IOW   ca.1870  W.Hughes  for The Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland.

Isle of Wight.  ca.1880  detail from County Map pub. William Mackenzie

Isle of Wight.  1880  J. Bartholomew.  detail from Hampshire in Encyclopaedia Britannica, 9th edn.

The South Coast Railway.   1883  Edward Weller for the Weekly Dispatch

Hampshire. 1885  Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.
                                    
London Ancestor

Southampton. 1885  Report of the Boundary Commissioners for England and Wales.
                                    
London Ancestor

Isle of Wight.   1886
  George, Philip & Son, from Philips' Handy Atlas of the Counties of England .  
(showing the new Parliamentary Divisions established 1885 )

Isle of Wight.   1890  W. Hughes,  pub. Virtue & Sons

Hampshire.   1892  George Phillp and Son in Phillips Handy Atlas

Dorset,sw Hants, IOW & Channel Islands.   1893  W. & A.K. Johnston in.Cassells Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland

Hampshire and IOW   ca.1894  Ordnance Survey (detailed maps)

Southampton. 1893  George W. Bacon  Atlas of the British Isles  Beach Antique Maps & Prints

Isle of Wight.   1897  Karl Baedeker in Handbook for Travellers.

Southampton.   1898  cartographer not known

IOW.   1900 K.Baedeker (and detail)

Portsmouth. town-plan(and detail) 1900 K. Baedeker

Southampton. town-plan(and detail) 1900 K. Baedeker

Winchester -town plan ca.1910   Baedeckers Guide Generations Press

Portsmouth- detail.  1910   Baedeckers Guide  Generations Press

Southampton -detail.  1910 Baedeckers Guide  Generations Press

IOW   1922 Ordnance Survey

Southampton.  1922  G.Bartholomew. (detail from The Towns of England in The Times Atlas )

Portsmouth.   1922  G.Bartholomew. (detail from The Towns of England in The Times Atlas)

Portland.   1930
 
 
Old Hampshire Mapped
have made the following maps available:

Christopher Saxton's map of Hampshire, 1575, engraved by Leonard Terwoort.

Peter Keer's map of Hampshire, 1605, English edition, published 1620.

John Norden's map of Hampshire, 1590s-1600s, William Hole engraving, published   Camden's Britannia, 1607.

John Speed's map of Hampshire, engraved by Hondius, 1611.

Michael Drayton's map of Hampshire, 1613, to accompany the second song of Poly-Olbion.

Mathew Simmons table of distances, and thumbnail map, Hampshire, 1643.

John Ogilby's road maps, 1675, Hampshire plates.

Robert Morden's map of Hampshire, 1690-1720, published in later editions of Camden's Britannia.

Emanuel Bowen's road maps, 1720s-50s, Hampshire plates.

Thomas Badeslade's map of Hampshire, 1742.

George Bickham's perspective view of Hampshire, 1750.

Thomas Kitchin's map of Hampshire, 1751.

John Harrison's map of Hampshire, 1788.

 Thomas Milne's one inch map of Hampshire, 1791.

Aristide Perrot's miniature map of Hampshire, 1823.

C and J Greenwood's one inch map of Hampshire, 1826.

John Leland's observations about Hampshire made on his itinerary 1535-43.

William Camden's text about Hampshire from Britannia, 1607, ?translation by Holland 1610.

Thomas Cox's text about Hampshire from Magna Britannia, Antiqua et Nova,about 1738.

John Cary's New Itinerary, 6th edition 1815, Hampshire parts, route descriptions.