Catalogue description 'Hibernia: Insula non procul ab Anglia vulgare Hirlandia vocata'. Map showing...

Ordering and viewing options

  • £3.50

  • Download size approximately 0.5 MB. Download format PDF


Details of MPF 1/68
Reference: MPF 1/68
Description: 'Hibernia: Insula non procul ab Anglia vulgare Hirlandia vocata'. Map showing place-names, hills in relief, ships, fish, and a sea monster. Title in fretwork cartouche flanked by a harp and the cross of St George. Scale: about 1 inch to16 miles; scale bar surmounted by dividers. Cardinal points. Latitude and longitude shown. Drawn by John Goghe, 1567. Additions by Sir William Cecil.George. Scale: about 1 inch to16 miles; scale bar surmounted by dividers. Cardinal points. Latitude and longitude shown. Drawn by John Goghe, 1567. Additions by Sir William Cecil. 1 item extracted from SP 64/1 (item 1). To view papers accompanying this map, visit http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/irish-maps-state-papers.htm.
Date: 1567
Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Dimensions: 40.6 cm x 53.3 cm
Closure status: Open Document, Open Description
Publication note:

Maps and Plans in the Public Record Office: I. British Isles, c.1410-1860, (London, 1967), entry 3712. Reproduced in 'State Papers Henry VIII', (State Paper Commission, 1834), vol II part III; and described in R Dunlop, '16th-century maps of Ireland', English Historical Review, vol xx, 1905, p 310.

To download this record without a watermark, please add it to your basket.

Subject image
Image   of {{thumbImages.length}}
Loading image ...

The above image viewer has been changed to allow users to preview our digital downloads before purchase. How would you rate this image viewer?

Please do not include personal contact details.

Have you found an error with this catalogue description?

Help with your research